if things go wrong with no deal it will not be opposition blamed it will be us our party not forgiven for many
“If things go wrong with No Deal, it will not be Opposition blamed, - it will be us, our party, not forgiven for many years..will be first time when we have consciously taken a risk on behalf of nation... and terrible things happen to real people” Sir Oliver Letwin to his party:
so on uk law exit date the cooper letwin bill government amendment changes the exit date si procedure bottom
... so on UK law exit date - the Cooper Letwin Bill (government amendment) changes the exit date SI procedure. Bottom line - there’ll be no vote required before tomorrow. It is a negative S.I. - might be prayed against and pushed to a vote after Easter.
mps have voted by 420 votes to 110 in favour of theresa may seeking a delay to brexit to the end of june in a
MPs have voted by 420 votes to 110 in favour of Theresa May seeking a delay to Brexit to the end of June, in a vote the government was forced to hold after the Cooper-Letwin Bill was made law last night.
rt royal assent just granted witnessed by some tory rebels the cooper letwin bill is now statute an act of par
RT @faisalislam Royal Assent just granted, witnessed by some Tory rebels - the Cooper Letwin Bill is now statute - an Act of Parliament - the law of the land to oblige PM to seek an extension for Article 50 process
new told letwin et al have no plans for indicative votes on weds instead trying to pave way for cooper bill to
NEW: Told Letwin et al have no plans for Indicative Votes on Weds. Instead trying to pave way for Cooper bill to be laid on Thurs to legislate against No Deal & mandate govt to put forward proposal. But mood grim. MP tells me Letwin is now “90% sure we’ll drop out with No Deal”
i asked one of 15 tory mps who defied may by voting for benn letwin cooper amendment which was probably the su
I asked one of 15 Tory MPs who defied May by voting for Benn/Letwin/Cooper amendment, which was probably the surest route to avoid no deal Brexit, why more of his colleagues who hate no deal didn’t join rebels. “They are morons - genuinely not bright” he said. Attached are the 15
so the benn letwin cooper amendment loses by 312 to 314 for those in cabinet who vehemently oppose a no deal b
So the Benn/Letwin/Cooper amendment loses by 312 to 314. For those in cabinet who vehemently oppose a no-deal Brexit, and didn't vote for the amendment to keep their jobs, this is a disaster - because risk of a no-deal Brexit has increased again
i am told cabinet secretary mark sedwill and attorney general geoffrey cox informed cabinet that if at the end
I am told cabinet secretary Mark Sedwill and attorney general Geoffrey Cox informed Cabinet that if at the end of the Letwin process MPs pass a motion mandating the PM to pursue a new route through the Brexit mess - perhaps a referendum, or membership...
next big move from cooper letwin et all cross party group putting forward bill to change the law to prevent us
Next big move from Cooper/Letwin et all - Cross party group putting forward bill to change the law to prevent us leaving without a deal - Yvette Cooper presenting it today, debate tomorrow, they hope to vote on and pass it on Thursday they