Five Labour leader candidates have won the support of enough MPs and MEPs to enter the next stage of the contest. #bbcqt
Rebecca Long Bailey, Lisa Nandy, Jess Phillips and Sir Keir Starmer are all through to the next round of the Labour leadership race after securing the backing of at least 22 MPs or MEPs
If Labour MPs aren’t willing to use and trust their judgment for picking their party leadership, why should they be trusted on anything else? If MPs and MEPs aren’t willing to exercise their nomination choices, the phase should be scrapped. Why not?
Emily Thornberry will join four other candidates on the ballot to become the next Labour leader, after winning the support of enough MPs and MEPs. @IainDale asks: Which qualities will the future Labour leader need in order to get your vote?
Jess Phillips has secured the nominations of 22 Labour MPs and MEPs to pass through 1st stage of leadership contest, her campaign says
The great majority of Labour MPs and MEPs backed the destruction of Iraq Libya and Syria. opposed it. But they’re left and he’s right? Seriously? #Brexit
#EUElectionResults so far: - Brexit Party clear winners - Lib Dems come second - Heavy losses for Tories & Labour - Good night for Greens - No MEPs for Change UK - UKIP, winners in 2014, take no seats Latest: Results in graphs:
We came so close to getting a second referendum that the Tory government has almost collapsed ... I'm voting Labour to stop Brexit and send MEPs to Brussels who will fight austerity... please RT and message every contact on your phone to get out and vote!
Labour MPs and MEPs are signing letter to party’s ruling NEC calling for its EU elections manifesto to contain unambiguous commitment to confirmatory Brexit referendum. Attached is crucial section. Momentous decision for the NEC on Tuesday.