Labour leadership hopeful says she would vote to abolish the monarchy "I'm a democrat, so I would vote to scrap it. But this is not the priority of the country," Lisa Nandy said during a live debate.

"I'm a democrat, so I would vote to scrap it. But this is not the priority of the country," Lisa Nandy said during a live debate.

Lisa Nandy has said she would vote to abolish the monarchy in any future referendum on the Royal Family.

The Labour leadership candidate's stance was at odds with the two other candidates who remain in the running to succeed Jeremy Corbyn: Sir Keir Starmer and Rebecca Long-Bailey.

However, during a live Channel 4 debate, all three politicians said the issue was not a priority.

Asked if he would vote to scrap the monarchy in a Channel 4 News TV debate, shadow Brexit...
source: The Sky News

2020-02-18 02:50
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