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MPs must be a given a vote on the terms of the plan for Brexit, Hilary Benn said today. The new chair of the Brexit select committee said Parliament must “have a chance to express a view” about Britain’s negotiating objectives. Benn spoke out after a series of turbulent weeks for the Tories in which they have struggled to set out basic details about the terms of Brexit. Today Benn highlighted...
7 hours ago
Theresa May is more than twice as trusted as Jeremy Corbyn to handle Brexit negotiations and run the economy, a new poll reveals. The lead of May, and chancellor Philip Hammond, over Corbyn and John McDonnell will prompt renewed calls for the prime minister to consider a general election. The Opinium/Observer poll, carried out to mark May’s first 100 days in office, shows that Labour’s staunch...
8 hours ago
Labour is winning the argument on the economy, John McDonnell told a rally against austerity yesterday. The shadow Chancellor said hailed Tory u-turns over cuts to tax credits, and a move to accept the need for an industrial strategy, but said Labour now needed to set out its “positive alternative”. He was speaking at a Labour Assembly Against Austerity conference which came hours before a new...
8 hours ago