News - People's Vote

There is something much bigger at stake here than the leadership of the Conservative Party and that is the future of our country – Jo Johnson

Jo Johnson MP, a leading supporter of People’s Vote, said:

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PEOPLE’S VOTE CAMPAIGN ISSUES TRIPLE CHALLENGE TO LABOUR, THE GOVERNMENT AND THE EUROPEAN UNION

Leaders and senior political figures from six parties today issue a triple challenge – to Labour, the Government and the European Union – to recognise that a People’s Vote is the only real way forward in the growing Brexit crisis.

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SNP, Liberal Democrats, Plaid Cymru and the Green Party urge Jeremy Corbyn to join them in tabling a motion of no confidence in the Prime Minister - and helping pave the way for a People’s Vote

Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable, Green Party MP Caroline Lucas, SNP leader in Westminster Ian Blackford and Plaid Cymru Westminster Group Leader Liz Saville Roberts have written to Jeremy Corbyn ahead of today’s Shadow Cabinet meeting asking that the Labour Party joins them in moving a motion of no confidence in the Prime Minister.  

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Soubry – The problem is not the Prime Minister, the problem is Brexit

The Prime Minister has announced a proposed delay to the Brexit ‘meaningful vote’, which was originally scheduled to happen tomorrow (Tuesday).

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McMorrin – New GDP figures show Brexit is already making our country poorer

New GDP figures show that economic growth in October was just 0.1%, slowing projected Q4 growth.

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Beckett – ECJ ruling confirms we decide whether we want to keep current EU deal rather than Government’s bad deal

The Court of Justice of the European Union has today issued its ruling, confirming that the UK can unilaterally revoke its intention to leave the EU under Article 50, and that the UK would keep its existing terms of membership if it did so.

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Labour Frontbencher joins People’s Vote campaign

The Labour frontbench MP Dr Rosena Allin-Khan has become the latest high-profile shadow minister to declare their support for the People’s Vote campaign.

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NEWS FROM PEOPLE’S VOTE CAMPAIGN: MPs failing to grasp reality about chances of renegotiating Brexit

Just two days before MPs are due to vote on Theresa May’s Brexit agreement and just months before Britain is due to leave the EU, the former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, and the Shadow Business Secretary Rebecca Long-Bailey, have both claimed in tv interviews this morning, that they could renegotiate a last-minute deal and ditch the Northern Ireland backstop.

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LORD HESELTINE TO CALL PEOPLE’S VOTE CAMPAIGNERS “BRITISH PATRIOTS” AT RALLY

The former Deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine is among leading politicians and public figures who will speak at the People’s Vote rally, to be held at the Excel Centre in East London, on Sunday.

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Lucas – Corbyn should be honest that "there isn't a better Brexit deal on offer"

Jeremy Corbyn has delivered a speech to the Congress of the Party of European Socialists in Lisbon, Portugal, in which he laid out Labour’s alternative plan for a ‘better’ Brexit deal.

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Why ‘Norway Plus’ won’t work – and could make the Brexit crisis worse

The People’s Vote campaign today publishes a comprehensive report setting out why the so-called “Norway Plus” proposal not only fails to address the central challenge of the current Brexit crisis but risks exacerbating it by making more misleading claims and undeliverable promises.

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Lee – PM offering MPs the chance to choose between two bad outcomes is no choice at all

The Prime Minister was interviewed this morning and suggested that MPs will be given a vote on whether to extend the transition period or enter the Brexit ‘backstop’.

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