Because of the furore created by Gina Miller, Parliament was given a vote on whether PM May should trigger Article 50. The result was an overwhelming vote in favour of signing Article 50.
The majority by Parliament was a massive 384 votes in favour of Brexit going ahead. This is now impossible to overturn.
They backed the government’s European Union Bill, supported by the Labour leadership, by 498 votes to 114. Continue reading
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Tagged Article 50, Brexit, European Union Bill, Gina Miller, Gisela Stuart, Joanna Cherry, Ken Clarke, Labour, Parliament, PM May, SNP, The Lords
Anna Soubry has spent all week asking for Parliament to be sovereign. Parliament should always have the final decision, argues Anna, not the people. So has Gina Miller and Gina has gone to considerable effort and expense to ensure this is so. Her logic is shaky to say the least. Anna says sure, the people voted to leave. She accepts that and supports it. But that’s over now! (?) If the PM gets a good deal, great, but if not, Parliament must then have a meaningful vote and take over. It was left to Tory MP Mark Harper to explain to Anna that voters had voted to leave the EU, good deal or bad. They want rid of EU interference and intend to leave whatever the deal the PM gets. Continue reading
In the House of Commons, on 22nd Febuary, 2016, David Cameron made the following pledge to the British people.“It is time for the British people to have their say,” he said. “It is time to settle this European question in British politics. I say to the British people: this will be your decision.” Continue reading
Remainer Theresa May has been dithering and wallying around re. Brexit for the last 4 months. What has the PM achieved, except to let in a legal challenge by Gina Miller, that was successful in the High Court! The judges who ruled in the High Court were all rabid Remainers. So are the judges being hand picked for the appeal in the Supreme Court. Continue reading
Posted in International
Tagged Article 50, black cabs, Brexit, Brussels, Gina Miller, High Court, judiciary, Kier Starmer, legal challenges, May, Nicola Sturgeon, Remainer, SKY News, Theresa May, Uber
Gina Miller is forced to admit to Nigel Farage that politicians have lied all along the line over the EU Referendum. They lied to us in 1972, when Ted Heath gave his word to the British people that we were not losing British sovereignty, and carried on lying over the years. Continue reading
Posted in International, National
Tagged Article 50, British sovereignty, EU referendum, Gina Miller, Marr, Nigel Farage, peoples' sovereignty, political sovereignty, REMAIN, Ted Heath