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Will we EVER leave? Brussels weighs up ‘flexible extension' if Boris Brexit deal fails

9 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

THE EUROPEAN UNION is considering granting the UK a flexible Brexit extension until next year if Boris Johnson fails to secure the backing from Parliament for his withdrawal agreement, Brussels sources have revealed.
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Sir John Curtice: Do voters support Boris Johnson's Brexit deal?

Sir John Curtice: Do voters support Boris Johnson's Brexit deal?

9 monthes ago   |   By BBC

How voters want MPs to approach Boris Johnson's deal on the UK's departure from the EU.
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Court of session delays verdict on whether Boris Johnson was in contempt of court over Brexit letters

9 monthes ago   |   By Herald Scotland

Boris Johnson is set for a showdown with Commons Speaker John Bercow as the Prime Minister pushes for a knife-edge Commons vote on his Brexit deal.
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Brexit POLL: Should MPs move to force meddling Speaker Bercow out immediately?

Brexit POLL: Should MPs move to force meddling Speaker Bercow out immediately?

9 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

JOHN BERCOW will choose whether to allow a vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal in the Commons today, a decision that could ultimately scupper the Prime Minister's hopes of leaving the EU on October 31. Critics of Mr Bercow say the Speaker's position has become unacceptably politicised and he is influencing and controlling Britain's Parliament in an unprecedented way to push a pro-Remain position.
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Will Boris Johnson break his promise to 'get Brexit done' by October 31?

Will Boris Johnson break his promise to 'get Brexit done' by October 31?

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Boris Johnson will this week attempt to ram his Brexit deal through parliament as he quickly runs out of time to take Britain out of the EU by the EU's deadline of October 31.
Johnson is slowly gaining support for his deal among opposition Members of Parliament after years of deadlock.
However, there is little time to pass his deal through both houses of Parliament before the Brexit deadline.
Johnson's opponents hope to scupper his deal through a series of amendments, most if not all of which, are set to fail.
There remains a narrow window of opportunity for Johnson to keep his promise to...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Here is what you need to know.
1. The EU is preparing to delay Brexit until 2020 and British lawmakers are plotting to scupper Boris Johnson's deal. MPs are planning to push for a second referendum and attach a customs union to the prime minister's Brexit deal.
2. China's growth slumped to a record low last quarter - and it could drop even lower next year, the IMF warns. Tao Zhang, the International Monetary Fund's deputy managing director, warned growth could fall to 5.8% next year in an interview with CNBC.
3. Facebook is reportedly open to currency-pegged stablecoins for Libra project...
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Brexit withdrawal agreement vote: What time is vote today? Are MPs voting on Boris' deal?

Brexit withdrawal agreement vote: What time is vote today? Are MPs voting on Boris' deal?

9 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

BORIS JOHNSON'S Brexit bill will return to the House of Commons today. What time is the vote today on the Withdrawal Agreement?
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Boris Johnson and MPs dig in for Brexit battle as Commons set for epic week of clashes

9 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

Commons set for epic week of clashes as opposition plot amendments to bill PM accused of trying to reverse Saturday's decision so he can revive threat of no-deal Read our live politics updates HERE
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Brexit daily agenda: What time is John Bercow speaking today? What is happening today?

Brexit daily agenda: What time is John Bercow speaking today? What is happening today?

9 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

BREXIT chaos continues to rage on after MPs failed to vote on Boris Johnson's deal on Saturday. What time is John Bercow speaking today? What is happening in parliament today?
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The EU prepares to delay Brexit until next year as MPs plot to scupper Boris Johnson's deal

The EU prepares to delay Brexit until next year as MPs plot to scupper Boris Johnson's deal

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Boris Johnson is set for a showdown week with MPs.
Parliament on Saturday voted for Brexit to be delayed after Johnson struck a new deal with the EU.
Johnson's government will try to avoid delay by passing key legislation this week.
However, MPs are set to use the legislation as an opportunity for key amendments.
The amendment with the biggest chance of success seeks to keep the UK in a customs union with the EU.
Another amendment will push for a referendum on Johnson's deal.
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LONDON - The future of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal is in doubt...
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