FILE PHOTO: EU and Union Jack flags flutter outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
LONDON (Reuters) – The British government plans to push the legislation required to ratify its Brexit deal through the lower house of parliament by Jan. 9, leader of the House of Commons Jacob Rees-Mogg said on Thursday.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives won a large majority at last week’s election and are not expected to face any difficulty in getting the legislation through.
His predecessor Theresa May resigned after trying, and failing, three times to ge