As ERG Chairman his unyielding opposition to May’s Deal proved to be of great significance.
Posts Tagged: Withdrawal Agreement
The final tally is 330 votes to 231 – a decisive margin.
Getting a deal on the future relationship in a mere 11 months will be challenging, but it is not impossible.
The Prime Minister says that the Government is now “one step closer to getting Brexit done” as his majority breaks the deadlock in Parliament.
The Shadow Education Secretary says the question about Labour’s stance on a future withdrawal agreement is a hypothetical one.
There has been no agreement between the two parties. And the whole thrust of our campaign is to colonise the centre ground, not retreat from it.
He says his party is open to a ‘Leave Alliance’, but will go it alone if Johnson continues to rebuff their advances.
The first phase may have been the most fraught, but Johnson’s deal leaves lots to do – and many decisions to make – in the next stage.
Like rugby team experiencing ‘white line fever’, it seems the closer the objective is, the more unforced errors they suffer.
“Asking for more time is pointless and foolish,” Jacob Rees-Mogg argues. Also: why he believes leaving the EU will strengthen the Union.
The author’s 2017 predictions for the shape and tone of the Brexit talks have proved strikingly accurate.
You don’t really get closer to unanimous than this in our surveys of Conservative Party members.
There have been compromises on both sides and the DUP says it cannot support the new Withdrawal Agreement. But what’s actually in it and what’s new?
Ronnie Campbell added that “this country is fed up with Parliament…it’s time we got a deal, and got it through.”
Plus: Sky News troll themselves. How the next Speaker might surprise you. And: Labour moderates are still deluded about their Party’s future.