Defeats, defeats

This week Parliament was due to vote on one of the key Brexit Bill’s needed in case of a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit. The Financial Services (Implementation of Legislation) Bill was scheduled to go before the Commons on Monday 4th March for the final stages.

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The Id(lers) of March

Another week in Brexitland and a busy one at that. This week’s developments are significant for many reasons, but for the purposes of you not spending the day reading this newsletter, let’s focus on two things: 

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A meaningless vote?

This week began with the Prime Minister responding to the five new demands of Jeremy Corbyn in his open letter to her last week. In her response (found here), May rejected Corbyn’s customs union demand but not without spooking her Brexiteer rebels first with her vague language. 

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All roads lead to nowhere?

Another week in Brexitland - how much progress have we made this week towards an orderly and smooth exit? In actual terms, not much. The Commons have had yet another week of voting on a number of amendments to Theresa May’s deal. Out of the amendments that were put to a vote, 2 got passed.

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