Brexit News Archive: 08 Jun 2019

Johnson threatens to withhold 39 billion-pound EU Brexit payment

Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to succeed Theresa May as leader of Britain's Conservative Party and its next prime minister, said he would withhold a 39 billion-pound exit payment to extract better terms from the European Union.
Reuters   |   Sat, 8 Jun 2019 21:33:51

Tory leadership frontrunners Johnson and Gove deemed untrustworthy by more than half of voters, poll finds

Exclusive: Environment secretary rated last in pack of 11 Tory candidates for strength as leader
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 8 Jun 2019 18:48:42

Did Brexit fallout fears prompt British government to court Trump?

Donald Trump was greeted by protesters in the United Kingdom and Ireland, leading some to question why the British government rolled out the red carpet for the president, who is reportedly unpopular across Europe. Joy Reid and her panel discuss.
MSNBC   |   Sat, 8 Jun 2019 16:54:43

Peterborough poll sends chilling message to UK Conservatives

As Labour wins seat, Brexit Party sends Tories to third place in by-election.
Al Jazeera   |   Sat, 8 Jun 2019 15:58:39

PM candidate Raab says suspending parliament remains a Brexit option

Suspending parliament remains an option to ensure Britain leaves the European Union on Oct. 31, former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab said on Saturday, rejecting criticism of the measure from other Conservative leadership candidates.
Reuters   |   Sat, 8 Jun 2019 11:04:29

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