Brexit News Archive: 19 May 2019

UK PM May to make 'new, bold offer' in Brexit bill, Labour skeptical

After failing three times to get parliament's approval for her deal, the government will now put the Withdrawal Agreement Bill, legislation which will enact that deal, before parliament for a vote in early June. "Whatever the outcome of any (indicative) votes, I will not be simply asking MPs (lawmakers) to ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 21:40:04

May's new Brexit offer retains Northern Irish backstop, nothing new on customs: paper

British Prime Minister Theresa May's new Brexit offer to UK lawmakers retains the Northern Irish backstop and does not add anything new on customs arrangements, The Telegraph newspaper reported late on Sunday.
Reuters   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 21:24:56

May makes final Brexit push despite Tory sense of doom

Premier seeks to rebrand deal and hope voter backlash will scare MPs into backing it
FT   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 19:11:39

Cabinet heading for no-deal Brexit row

Theresa May's allies warn that leaving EU without agreement could lead to UK break-up
FT   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 18:28:46

British Podcast Awards: George The Poet and Brexitcast win

Brexitcast, You, Me and the Big C and My Dad Wrote A Porno also won at the British Podcast Awards.
BBC   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 16:32:09

Brexit: EU will not renegotiate withdrawal agreement with May's successor, warns Irish deputy PM

'The personality might change but the facts don't'
Ashley Cowburn / The Independent   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 16:15:00

Public frustration over Brexit is changing Britain

CNN   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 15:36:53

Change UK: Revoke Article 50 to hold second referendum

Britain's EU exit should be stopped to allow time to hold a second referendum, according to Change UK.
Sky   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 15:23:00

Bad news for Dems

In 2015, the UK Conservatives did better than predicted by the polls. In 2016, Brexit did better than expected. At the time, I did a post pointing out that the surprise Brexit vote was bad news for Dems (although I later botched the election itself.) Yesterday, (conservative) Liberals won a ...
ssumner / Money Illusion   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 14:16:24

May plans 'bold' offer for Brexit deal support

Seeking Alpha   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 13:48:28

Brexit: Corbyn's position 'in peril' if he 'betrays' Labour over second referendum, shadow minister says

Exclusive: 'You can only drive a wedge so far between yourself and the people who put you in that position', Clive Lewis tells his leader
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 13:26:06

Theresa May to make 'new, bold offer' in Brexit bill

After failing three times to get parliament's approval for her deal, the government will now put the Withdrawal Agreement Bill, legislation which will enact that deal, before parliament for a vote in early June.
Times of India   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 12:55:22

UK PM May to make 'new, bold offer' in Brexit bill, Labour skeptical

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she will present a "new, bold offer" to lawmakers with "an improved package of measures" in a final attempt to get the Brexit divorce deal through parliament before she leaves office.
Reuters   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 12:54:44

Brexit: Theresa May plans 'bold offer' to get support for deal

Extra protections for workers could get Labour MPs on board with Brexit, a minister says.
BBC   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 12:53:43

May to make 'new, bold offer' in Brexit bill, Labour sceptical

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she will present a "new, bold offer" to lawmakers with "an improved package of measures" in a final attempt to get the Brexit divorce deal through parliament before she leaves office.
Reuters   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 12:51:19

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn says free movement would be up for negotiation if Labour in charge of talks

'That would be part of our negotiations with the EU'
Ashley Cowburn / The Independent   |   Sun, 19 May 2019 11:41:42