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Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
brexit will theresa may try to take back control
Brexit: Will Theresa May try to take back control? https://t.co/ccJrlbst8L
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
5 senior minister suggests next week could be fresh start altho that sounds ludicrous bangs head on table but
5. Senior minister suggests next week could be ‘fresh start’ , Altho that sounds ‘ludicrous’ (bangs head on table) - but this is immediate choice for PM if deal fails - budge or be budged
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
4 there is v real q over whether pm could or would preside over process that leads to softer brexit do not und
4. There is v real Q over whether PM could or would preside over process that leads to softer Brexit - do not underestimate how restive the Tory party is
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
3 or do they have process forced on them by benn letwin cooper boles govt doesnt think they can hold off anoth
3. Or do they have process forced on them by Benn/Letwin/Cooper/boles - govt doesn’t think they can hold off another attempt from them to take control with series of try before you buy indiciative votes
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
2 so dilemma being talked about in govt is whether to lead a new process in parliament to find what is odds on
2. So dilemma being talked about in govt is whether to lead a new process in Parliament to find what is odds on a softer Brexit which much of tory party will hate
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
1 whats govt going to do with this breathing space have another go at getting deal through in next few days bu
1. What’s govt going to do with this breathing space ? Have another go at getting deal through in next few days but expectation of getting it through is very low
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
pm will have a few meetings in morning then head home from brussels early no big other summit appearance
PM will have a few meetings in morning then head home from Brussels early - no big other summit appearance
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
brexitcast now
#Brexitcast now!
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
after all that recording brexitcast now
after all that, recording #brexitcast now
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
great q from one of our german broadcasting colleagues who asks if she shares any of the fault for the mess to
Great Q from one of our german broadcasting colleagues who asks if she shares any of the fault for the mess - totally swerves it

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Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
ouch minister on pms decision to ask only for short delay weak weak weak substantially increases the risk of n
Ouch - Minister on PM’s decision to ask only for short delay - ‘Weak, weak, weak. Substantially increases the risk of no deal. Her most craven surrender to the hardliners yet. She knows this is the wrong choice for the country but she’s putting her short term interests first.’
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
senior tory tells me brexiteer anger so high that seems likely there will be a call for no confidence vote tom
Senior tory tells me Brexiteer anger so high that seems likely there will be a call for no confidence vote tomorrow - letters going in -
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
hearing that sirgraham brady has asked to see the pm after tmrw and multiple sources including senior tories a
Hearing that SirGraham Brady has asked to see the PM after #pmqs tmrw, and multiple sources, including senior tories and a cabinet minister, telling us tonight they believe the threshold of 48 letters has been reached - v unlikely to be any confirmation until tomorrow
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
strangest 2 things of the night steve barclay the brexit secretary voted against the plan he had been arguing
Strangest 2 things of the night - Steve Barclay, the Brexit Secretary, voted against the plan he had been arguing for minutes before, and the chief whip who is in charge of getting MP s to back the govt, abstained
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
eu court advocate general rules that uk can unilaterally revoke article 50 in other words in theory we could j
EU court advocate general rules that UK CAN unilaterally revoke article 50 - in other words, in theory, we could just say - stop the Brexit bus, we want to get off (long running case and european Advocate General has just released ruling)
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
riot coming bercow allowing mps a vote on holding another referendum doesnt choose to allow a vote on ruling o
Riot coming - Bercow allowing MPs a vote on holding another referendum, doesn’t choose to allow a vote on ruling one out
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
i normally try very very hard not to say things like this but have never actually seen anything like what s ha
I normally try very, very, hard not to say things like this, but have never actually seen anything like what's happened tonight
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
immediate response from tusk withdrawal agreement is and remains the best and only way to ensure an orderly wi
Immediate response from Tusk - ' Withdrawal agreement is and remains the best and only way to ensure an orderly withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. The backstop is part of the Withdrawal Agreement, and the Withdrawal Agreement is not open for re-negotiation'
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
here is the full regional breakdown of the economic impact assessments that mps have now been able to see
Here is the full regional breakdown of the economic impact assessments that MPs have now been able to see
Laura Kuenssberg
bbclaurak
this is too awful to describe as a gaffe
This is too awful to describe as a gaffe
Total(1) => 0.11097478866577 f_f_QM(2) => 0.086835145950317 indS(2) => 0.054868936538696 indM(2) => 0.030131101608276 indM_1(2) => 0.0022139549255371 indM_2(2) => 0.00082302093505859 indM_4(2) => 0.0022819042205811 indM_5(2) => 0.0023179054260254 indM_6(2) => 0.0017318725585938 indM_7(2) => 0.0029940605163574 indM_8(2) => 0.0011539459228516 indM_9(2) => 0.0085752010345459 indM_10(2) => 0.0077250003814697 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.021847009658813 f_f_dT(20) => 0.021373510360718