May government survives no-confidence vote

By a slim majority of 19 (306 versus 325), the Theresa May government survived the opposition Labor non-confidence motion Wednesday night after her Brexit deal with the European Union was massively defeated on Tuesday. May responded by calling on all party leaders to meet her at once to thrash out amendments and a way out of the impasse. She called for discussions with MPs for and against the deal to discuss how to recast the deal by next Monday so that the UK can face quitting the EU as a united country. Labor Leader Jeremy Corbyn demanded that May declare a no-deal Brexit a non-option before talks can begin. He was echoed by other MPs.

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  • Jan 17, 2019 @ 19:56 at 19:56

    Good! PM May has been blindsided by the EU negotiators; the EU wanted to cause political disruption in Britain which would possibly led to a 2nd referendum Pm May is starting to see she was played by the EU and now the real negotiations start; if not it the hard leave and the EU will suffer more than Britain. March 29 2019 is right around the corner…


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