Starmer shifts Labour towards second EU referendum

The frontbencher stresses the party's commitment to consider a further Brexit vote if it could not force a general election.

Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has ramped up the pressure for Labour to move towards backing a second referendum.

The frontbencher argued the point had been reached where Labour had agreed that if a general election could not be secured then the party "must" consider all options on the table, including a further public vote.

Stressing the importance of the previously made commitment, he insisted it was "one we must keep".

His stance is in contrast to that of party...
source: The Sky News

2019-01-19 15:11
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