regulatoryalignment   21

Why A No-Deal Brexit Is Now Theresa May's Fallback Plan To Save Her Party – And Herself | HuffPost UK
One source says: “She’s been told – ‘You need to understand prime minister, it’s very simple maths – the ERG [European Research Group] will fuck you, fuck the Conservative party and they will throw themselves over a cliff. Your Remainer colleagues will not’. It’s who’s got the biggest balls.”

“The Remainers need a gameplan to show Julian [Smith] is wrong on this. At the moment, they are rolling over having tummies tickled. And she’s thrown all her weight behind the chief whip.

“She gets to save her party and potentially gets to live for another day. She will be the PM who delivered Brexit. She can blame Parliament and Tusk, Juncker and the EU [for no-deal] and say I managed it as best as anyone could.

“She’s home and dry as long as she sits tight with the Brexiteers who only a few weeks ago wanted her head. It’s utterly tragic.”

====

“A lot of people are in despair. The sensible ones have their head in their hands, the nutters we kept at the door for 40 odd years are now in control. We thought they were dead after they didn’t get rid of her. They are back in control, because they are willing to blow the house up.”
UK  EU  Brexit  withdrawalAgreement  noDeal  MayTheresa  negotiations  backstop  DUP  meaningfulVote  SmithJulian  LewisBrandon  ToryParty  customsUnion  CorbynJeremy  LancasterHouse  WilkinsChris  FoxLiam  customsArrangement  Chequers  regulatoryAlignment  BradyGraham  amendments  ERG  immigration  Leave  politics 
9 weeks ago by petej
Brexit: A brief history of the backstop
London wanted multiple technical fixes and the future relationship to fix the border, Ireland and the EU wanted "principles" and "commitments" this side of the divorce.
UK  EU  Brexit  negotiations  backstop  borders  Ireland  NorthernIreland  customsUnion  singleMarket  GoodFridayAgreement  regulatoryAlignment  MayTheresa  VaradkarLeo  veto  politics 
october 2018 by petej

related tags

amendments  backstop  barniermichel  borders  bradygraham  brexit  cabinet  canada  changebritain  chequers  citizenship  cjeu  commonmarket2.0  commonrulebook  compromise  corbynjeremy  customs  customsarrangement  customspartnership  customsunion  davisdavid  dc:creator=mandelsonpeter  dctagged  dup  ec  ecj  economy  eea  equivalence  erg  eu  exports  finance  fishing  fosterarlene  foxliam  freedomofmovement  freetrade  generalelection  goodfridayagreement  grievedominic  hammondphilip  hardbrexit  immigration  ireland  jobs  junckerjean-claude  lancasterhouse  leave  lewisbrandon  manufacturing  maytheresa  meaningfulvote  morgannicky  negotiations  nissan  nodeal  northernireland  norway  peoplesvote  politicaldeclaration  politics  referendum  regulation  security  singlemarket  smithjulian  softbrexit  starmerkeir  stuartgisela  sunderland  tariffs  toryparty  trade  transition  uk  varadkarleo  veto  wilkinschris  withdrawal  withdrawalagreement  wto 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: