Theresa May’s Brexit deal won’t pass next week, but Jeremy Corbyn’s might

MPs will again have an opportunity to take control of parliament’s order paper. It is highly likely they’ll take it.

The European Union has agreed to extend the United Kingdom’s stay in the European Union until at least 12 April.

Should the withdrawal agreement be passed before 29 March, the UK’s membership of the EU will be extended until 22 May, to give parliament time to pass the necessary legislation to give effect to the UK’s exit from the EU.

Of course, the chances of that happening are somewhere between “slim” and “none”. Theresa May’s thoughtless speech on...
source: New Statesman

2019-03-22 13:44
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