Britain’s Conservative Party’s leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo
LONDON (Reuters) – A second public vote on Britain’s membership of the European Union would be the “ultimate betrayal”, Andrea Leadsom, the leader of the House of Commons or lower house of parliament, wrote in the Sunday Telegraph newspaper.
“The ultimate betrayal would be a second referendum,” wrote Leadsom, a Brexiteer.
“It would require lengthy delay, it would reignite the divisive debate, and since Parliament has so far failed to follow the first re