The new Prime Minister will inherit the worst political legacy in living memory – with the very barest of working majorities.
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From Reggie to Dessie: The colleagues are desperate to impress Johnson, B. But he doesn’t know who most of them are.
So I took myself off to Lords with Crispin Blunt, Lord Haselhurst, and Tracey Crouch for some serious cricket.
Plus: I’m still backing Brexit. The Independent Group’s Tory targets. And: it’s a disgrace that public money is being spent on the European elections.
There is more sympathy across the House for the Prime Minister than one would guess from the headlines.
She replies: “I think you know the answer to that.”
A Remainer parliament will never be willing to properly implement Brexit. And there is only one other decision-making body: the people.
It would increase our power to control freedom of movement, plus our laws and finances – and deliver on the referendum result.
Harmony reigned as he denied being a revolutionary.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: May is no Trump, no populist, but nor is she much of a parliamentarian
The Prime Minister looked alone at the Despatch Box.
A dedicated band of Conservative pro-Brexit holdouts stands ready to perish rather than let May’s deal pass.
The panel, comprising legally-trained Conservative and DUP MPs as well as outside experts, set out their full legal reasoning for rejecting the deal.
Mostly ERG-aligned Leavers – but roughly ten former Remainers, a core of whom now back a second referendum.
“Yesterday’s documents considered individually and collectively do not deliver “legally binding changes” to the WA or to the Protocol.”
The latter, we believe. And we caution against presuming that they are predisposed to support a revised deal.
We understand that 88 other Tory backbenchers didn’t vote on it, including Boris Johnson, Dominic Raab and Jacob Rees-Mogg.