Brexit News Archive: 15 Sep 2019

UK PM Johnson looks to secure Brexit deal with EU within weeks

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FX Street   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 21:18:03

UPDATE 1-Britain's Liberal Democrats formally adopt 'Stop Brexit' policy

Britain's Liberal Democrats party on Sunday toughened its anti-Brexit stance, formally adopting a policy to stop the country from leaving the European Union if it wins power at a national election. The party holds just...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 20:53:10

Incredible Hulk star Mark Ruffalo challenges Boris Johnson after he likened himself to superhero

'Boris Johnson forgets that the Hulk only fights for the good of the whole' the actor said
Vincent Wood / The Independent   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 19:02:20

UK's PM Johnson likens himself to The Incredible Hulk

Defiant British leader vows Brexit on October 31 saying if Bruce Banner was bound by manacles, Hulk exploded out.
Al Jazeera   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 18:39:52

Conservative MP Henry Smith compares Brexit to a plane crash

Those who responded seemed more concerned than they were convinced by his argument
Vincent Wood / The Independent   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 18:11:40

Lib Dems should support UK rejoining EU if Brexit happens, Chuka Umunna says

Umunna adds he would be 'flabbergasted' if an election did not take place before Christmas
Ashley Cowburn / The Independent   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 16:57:00

Underfire PM Calls Up Hulk, Claims 'Huge' Brexit Progress

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday declared Britain would break out of the European Union just like the comic book hero "The Incredible Hulk" and hailed "huge" progress towards getting a divorce deal. The Conservative leader made the comments ahead of meetings with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker and EU ...
IBTimes   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 16:26:29

The Lib Dems switching from Remain to revoke could cause a problem

As delegates raised their hands in a vote to adopt a policy of stopping Brexit altogether, it was clear the endorsement was overwhelming - the party of Remain was to become the party of revoke.
Sky   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 15:49:00

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FT   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 14:56:29

UK Lib Dems pledge to stop Brexit if they come to power

Party says it still wants another referendum but will campaign to stop EU exit if election comes first.
Emma Anderson / Politico   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 14:47:23

David Cameron memoirs: Forget Brexit - what else does his book tell us?

Never mind Brexit, the former PM talks about drug use, gay marriage, and an early brush with royalty.
BBC   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 14:06:53

David Cameron: Boris Johnson backed Leave to 'help career'

The former PM claims Boris Johnson did not believe in Brexit during the 2016 referendum campaign.
BBC   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 13:51:47

Jump In Yields Didn't Derail Equity Rally While Sterling Rallies Ahead Of The Weekend On (Misplaced) Brexit Optimism

Seeking Alpha   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 13:47:14

Lib Dems agree to cancel Brexit without 2nd referendum if they win next election

The Liberal Democrats will campaign at the next election on a "cancel Brexit" platform, after party members approved a policy switch at their annual conference in Bournemouth.
Sky   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 13:09:00

Liberal Democrats formally adopt 'Stop Brexit' policy

The Liberal Democrats party on Sunday toughened its anti-Brexit stance, formally adopting a policy to cancel leaving the European Union if it wins power at a national election.
Reuters   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 12:46:30

Cameron Says Johnson Never Believed In Brexit

"David Cameron has accused Boris Johnson of not believing in Brexit but backing it anyway during the referendum campaign on Britain's EU membership to advance his political career," Politico reports. "In an extract from his forthcoming memoir, published in the Sunday Times, the former British prime minister ripped into the ...
Taegan Goddard / Taegan Goddard   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:59:40

Jump in Yields Didn't Derail Equity Rally While Sterling Rallies Ahead of the Weekend on (misplaced) Brexit Optimism

The most striking thing about last week's price action was the surge in US yields. The 10-year yield jumped about 34 basis points, the most in three years and returned to levels not seen since August 2 (1.90%). A deluge of investment-grade corporate bonds and US Treasuries ($78 bln auctioned ...
Marc Chandler / Marc to Market   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:19:21

Lib Dems vote to revoke Article 50 and cancel Brexit as official policy

'If we end up at a general election then I think we need to be straight forward with people and give them an option for all this Brexit chaos to stop'
Ashley Cowburn / The Independent   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:18:00

Jo Swinson: 'Liberal Democrats are the stop Brexit party'

The leader of the Liberal Democrats says her party's policy will be "very clear" at the next election.
BBC   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:09:30

Northern Ireland's DUP says there is still time to agree on Brexit border deal

The Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of Parliament support British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government believe a deal can be done in the coming ...
No Author / Japan Times   |   Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:09:28