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PM may have to accept soft Brexit if parliament backs it, says minister

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David Gauke says May would have to ‘look closely’ at customs union if Commons voted for itTheresa May will have to consider the possibility of accepting a softer Brexit if the measure is supported by parliament this week, the justice secretary, David Gauke, has said.With 10 days before the UK is due to leave the EU, and parliament plunged into a political stalemate, Gauke, a soft-Brexit supporter, said the prime minister would have to “look very closely” if MPs back a customs union in a fresh round of indicative votes that begin on Monday. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/mar/31/theresa-may-accept-soft-brexit-if-parliament-backs-it-says-minister

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Publish date : 2019-03-31 10:31:44

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