• Jeremy Corbyn fears a Brexit 'betrayal' backlash if he backs a People's Vote

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    Sources close to Jeremy Corbyn tell Business Insider that the party risks a damaging backlash if it opts to back a second Brexit referendum.
    The Labour party is under growing pressure at all levels of the party to back a so-called People's Vote.
    Corbyn's advisers are split on the issue with some urging him to join other senior Labour figures like Deputy Leader Tom Watson and London Mayor Sadiq Khan in explicitly backing a new vote.
    However, allies of Corbyn tell BI that private polling and focus groups conducted by the party suggest that doing so risks preventing Labour from winning the...
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