He explains why he believes Gyimah, his former PPS, and others are making a mistake in switching to the Liberal Democrats.
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He also appears to describe the idea as “a typical British lie”.
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The former Prime Minister adds that “breaking the law is not a good idea”.
“Everybody can see that we are stuck that Brexit is in a mess and that there needs to be a way out of that.
“There’s extensive talks been happening at a technical level and also at a political level.”
“I resigned from a Ministerial job because of Brexit…the stark reality I had to face is that the Conservatives are in a different place.”
“I’m of the view and have always been of the view that remaining in the EU is that better option.”
“I think he’s come down on Parliament’s side, and it’s been a very conflicted time…he’s tried to make the Government accountable to Parliament.”
“Turbo-charging those no-deal preparations: that’s the focus from everyone around the Cabinet table.”
The Opposition would campaign to remain against a no-deal exit, though.
“Boris Johnson is absolutely unequivocal…this is not a case of extension any more. Delay is defeat – it’s as simple as that.”
He won’t be drawn on the method by which this might be achieved – or whether they might include a no confidence vote.
Is this a sign that the balance within Labour is swinging away from the Brexit-friendly position of Corbyn’s inner circle?
The former Brexit Secretary adds that “collective responsibility around the Cabinet table” must be restored.
“I can’t comment on what was said,” he says, asked if he described Labour’s policy as a slow motion car crash.