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May to hold parliamentary Brexit vote on January 15 – BBC

FILE PHOTO – British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after a news conference following a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018. REUTERS/Francois LenoirLONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will hold a delayed parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal on Tuesday, January 15, the BBC reported on Monday, citing government sources.…

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Factbox: Britain’s big Brexit vote – What happens in parliament?

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May must win a vote in parliament to get her Brexit deal approved or risk seeing Britain’s exit from the European Union descend into chaos. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Steet in London, Britain, December 17, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File PhotoMay postponed a parliamentary vote…

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How groupthink polarized Brexit

LONDON — A new film about the U.K.’s 2016 EU referendum will air on Monday night. Watching the grueling, relentless campaign play out in Channel 4’s Brexit drama, as I did at a pre-screening in December, brings to life the reality of a political campaign. It also shows how bitter and divisive any second referendum could…

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Brexit: 200 MPs call on Theresa May to rule out no deal

Image copyright Getty Images/UK Parliament Image caption Conservative MP Dame Caroline Spelman and Labour MP Jack Dromey organised the letter More than 200 MPs from different political parties have signed a letter to Theresa May, urging her to rule out a no-deal Brexit.The MPs – including both Leave and Remain supporters – have been invited…

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DUP calls on British government to dump ‘poison’ Brexit backstop

Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds speaks at the DUP annual party conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland November 24, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh KilcoyneBELFAST (Reuters) – The Northern Irish party that props up Britain’s minority government on Sunday called on Prime Minister Theresa May to stand firm in demanding that the EU changes its “poison”…