• Conservative MPs blame Theresa May's 'dysfunctional' leadership for looming Brexit deal defeat

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Conservative MPs tell Business Insider that there has been a catastrophic collapse in party discipline ahead of the crucial House of Commons vote on her Brexit deal.
    A dysfunctional and inexperienced whipping operation and a divided Cabinet have caused support for May to fall away.
    "You need to be frightened of the Chief Whip and the prime minister - none of us are," says one Tory MP.
    The prime minister has just over two days left to avoid a historic defeat for her government.
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  • MPs are plotting take control of the Brexit process, meaning Theresa May's government 'would lose its ability to govern'

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

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    MPs are reportedly planning to change House of Commons rules to seize control of the Brexit process.
    A cross-party group is working on plans to give MPs the power to initiate legislation.
    Theresa May has warned MPs that failure to deliver Brexit would be an "catastrophic and unforgivable breach of trust in our democracy" ahead of the meaningful vote on her deal.
    May is almost certain to lose that vote. Potentially by a margin of over 100 MPs.
    A cross-party group of MPs are reportedly planning to exploit parliamentary arithmetic to weaken the prime minister and give greater powers to...
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  • MPs are plotting to sideline Theresa May and take control of the Brexit process

    MPs are plotting to sideline Theresa May and take control of the Brexit process

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    MPs are reportedly planning to change House of Commons rules to seize control of the Brexit process.
    Theresa May has warned MPs that failure to deliver Brexit would be an "catastrophic and unforgivable breach of trust in our democracy" ahead of the meaningful vote on her deal.
    May is almost certain to lose that vote. Potentially by a margin of over 100 MPs.
    A cross-party group of MPs are reportedly planning to exploit parliamentary arithmetic to weaken the prime minister and give greater powers to backbench MPs who want to soften, delay and stop Brexit.
    MPs will vote on the Withdrawal...
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