• Theresa May's government accused of lying about '30 Labour MPs' backing her Brexit deal

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Labour MPs rubbish claims that they have privately spoken to Conservatives about backing Theresa May's Brexit deal.
    Multiple reports this week suggested May's government has been in contact with up to 30 Labour MPs.
    However, Labour MPs tell BI this is "nonsense," and a sign that the government is afraid of losing the vote.
    Labour MPs from Leave-voting areas express surprise that the Tories have not been in touch.
    "Number 10 is clearly trying to spin a yarn about non-existent Labour rebels to try and change the dynamics around the vote in her own party," a senior Labour source told...
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