She dodges a direct question on whether Parliament with have the sovereign right to withdraw unilaterally from any backstop.
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Not a lot, yet – but the two fundamental things we do know already provide cause for Eurosceptic concern.
If Graham Brady suddenly emerges this week to declare that a confidence vote is on, don’t be taken by surprise.
May’s choice today. The possibility of her Government collapsing soon…or the probability of it doing so now
The DUP hates the idea of Corbyn in Downing Street. But it is very hard to imagine it waving the draft deal through.
Raab, Cox, Gove, Fox, Mordaunt – all these Cabinet members, and others, should prepare to resign today
They should first seek to persuade May not to press for a decision, since there will have been no opportunity for full timely study of the text.
Raab, Cox, Gove, Fox, Mordaunt – all these Cabinet members, and others, should resign tomorrow if necessary.
They mustn’t let Downing Street bounce them into agreeing a 500-plus page deal that they won’t have had time to study properly.
Henry Newman: A Brexit deal isn’t certain, but it’s within reach – and it could still make it through Parliament
The process is hard and risky, but it still seems unlikely that the Labour Party would really torpedo an agreement in the last resort.
Blanket stop and search is not the silver bullet some like to imagine, despite all the hype.
WATCH: Whittingdale: “It’s quite difficult to see how the Prime Minister can continue” if her Brexit plan can’t get through Parliament
The former Cabinet Minister on May’s future as the clock ticks down on a November date for a summit and deal.
The Education Secretary tells Andrew Marr that “I’m very confident that the deal that comes back will be a good one.”
The campaign against him is driven by the knowledge that May agrees with his views on design – and fear that the Government will act on them.
Plus: Crouch’s revenge. Islam’s departure. Brexit, May’s prospective deal and Labour’s internal agonies. And: Trumpety-Trump as the President claims victory.
Also: Scottish Tories attack SNP over income tax ‘gap’; no boost for Plaid from new leader; and DUP’s Brexit donation given a clean bill of legal health.
There is no case for withholding it from them, for it only being shown after the event, or for not allowing them to study it.