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Brexit. It's time for an end to illusions. May must choose between the backstop and her country

5 monthes ago   |   By Conservative Home

ConservativeHome's first law of the Brexit negotiations is that if Theresa May can put off a difficult decision, she will. It is clear that the options she is mulling include staying in the Customs Union in all but name. This would suggest an end to her confidence and supply arrangement with the DUP, the loss of the Government's majority and the resignation of Cabinet Ministers.
So the easiest path to take is the one of least resistance. Put the moment of decision off. Let this week's European Council pass. Search for compromise as Michel Barnier's clock to tick on. This is the form: the...
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