Brexit News Archive: 22 Nov 2019

General election 2019: Corbyn to remain neutral in any new Brexit vote

Boris Johnson asks how the Labour leader could agree a new EU deal and then be about it.
BBC   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 22:31:33

Question Time election debate: Johnson grilled over 'racist' comments as Corbyn declares Brexit stance

Labour leader says he will be 'neutral' in a second referendum on EU withdrawal
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 22:05:00

Labour Leader Corbyn Would Be 'Neutral' In Another Brexit Vote

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Friday revealed for the first time that he will remain neutral in the second Brexit referendum that he has vowed to hold if he becomes prime minister next month. "I will adopt a neutral stance so I can credibly carry out the result," he ...
IBTimes   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 21:54:55

Election 2019: Highlights from the Question Time leaders special

The four party leaders are quizzed on Brexit in a Question Time special in Sheffield.
BBC   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 21:36:58

Markets remain fixated with the US-China Trade War and Brexit

Financial markets were told we have a phase-one trade deal six weeks ago, but US legislation supporting Hong Kong protesters and disagreements on tariff rollbacks have raised the risk of complete setback in trade talks. US stocks are still near record highs, the dollar appears rangebound as the Fed appears ...
Ed Moya / OANDA   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 21:30:11

Plaid Cymru vows 'green jobs revolution' for Wales

Welsh nationalist party unveils £20bn project as part of anti-Brexit manifesto
FT   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 20:12:53

Jeremy Corbyn to stay 'neutral' in a second Brexit referendum

Main UK party leaders quizzed by BBC TV audience.
Cristina Gallardo / Politico   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:57:26

Labour leader Corbyn - I would stay neutral in a second Brexit referendum

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, said on Friday he would remain neutral in any second Brexit referendum, so he could credibly carry out the result of the vote and unite the country.
Reuters   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:49:14

Corbyn says he would be 'neutral' in a second Brexit poll

Comments fuel suspicions that Labour party leader is secret Brexiter
FT   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:48:22

Evidence shows electoral fraud not danger to British democracy

At the launch of the Brexit Party's "contract with the British people", leader Nigel Farage made a serious charge about the integrity of British democracy.
Sky   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:35:00

Labour leader Corbyn says he would stay neutral in a second Brexit referendum

Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday he would remain neutral in any second Brexit referendum, so he could credibly carry out the result of the vote and unite the country.
Reuters   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:26:45

Question Time debate: Jeremy Corbyn says he will adopt 'neutral stance' in second Brexit referendum

Mr Corbyn had said Labour would 'come to a view as a party' - but will now sit above the fray if fresh referendum is staged
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:22:00

Corbyn confirms he'd take neutral stance in second Brexit referendum

Jeremy Corbyn says he will adopt a "neutral stance" in a second Brexit referendum if he is elected prime minister.
Sky   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:14:00

The bus, not Brexit, that will drive this election

The agenda should not be set by the parties but by voters' priorities
FT   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 17:45:36

UK companies hit by sharpest activity drop since Brexit vote

Economy forecast to contract as services and manufacturing firms blame fall on uncertainty Britain's private sector companies suffered the sharpest drop in activity this month since the EU referendum, as the prospect of a general election added to Brexit-related uncertainty. Most businesses blamed a contraction in activity in November on ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 17:40:26

Citigroup calls for Brexit decision as it mulls job moves

Taipei Times   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 17:04:37

Citi tells U.K. to make a decision on Brexit as jobs are pondered

Citigroup Inc.'s European head has this message for U.K. politicians squabbling over Brexit in the current election campaign: "We need a decision." "People have made decisions, spent money on... To view the full story, click the title link.
Crain's NY   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:54:12

Labour's Brexit policy is on page 88 of their manifesto

Brexit takes a low priority in Labour's general election manifesto, as does Remain. That will be a disappointment to Labour Remainers, who represent a significant majority of the party's members and voters. Labour's policy on Brexit is just three pages long and nestled deep in their manifesto on page 88. ...
Jon Danzig / Ideas on Europe   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:53:58

Election: Nigel Farage unveils Brexit party's policies - latest news

FT   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:35:25

20 Days To Go

TORIES Boris visited a hospital Criticism of Labour's bis spending manifesto Boris appearing on Question Time special this evening Topline(s): Get Brexit Done LABOUR Attacking IFS assessment of their uncosted costings Urging people to register to vote Corbyn appearing on Question Time special this evening Topline(s): We have a chance ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:28:01

Friday evening news briefing: Nigel Farage targets immigration as he unveils Brexit Party's 'contract with the people

Chris Price / Telegraph   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:20:49

ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL - Nigel Farage signs contract with voters

Britain holds an election on Dec. 12, a political gamble by Prime Minister Boris Johnson who sees it as his best chance to break the deadlock in parliament over Brexit.
Reuters   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:07:16

Brexit party calls for 'political revolution' in election prospectus

Nigel Farage urges overhaul of voting system and abolishment of House of Lords
FT   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:03:51

UK election 2019: is Brexit dominating the media campaign?

Sincere respect between rivals? ITV/Jonathan Hordle Is the UK's 2019 election a single-issue campaign centered on Brexit? Some newspapers clearly think so, with the Daily Mail and the Sun having already branded it the "Brexmas Election". These declarations reflect a strong desire to see the Conservatives triumph and for Boris ...
Dominic Wring, Professor of Political Communication, Loughborough University / The Conversation   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 15:44:32

Brexit Party calls for drastic cut to net migration to the UK

The number of migrants moving to the UK should be reduced to just 50,000, says Nigel Farage.
Cristina Gallardo / Politico   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 14:50:35

Labour Candidate Lies About Party's Referendum Policy

Mike Hill - Labour's incumbent candidate for massively leave-voting Hartlepool - struggled yesterday to explain Labour's Brexit policy. Him and everyone else... He was emphatic in saying there will be no second referendum (whilst said there would be another vote). He then went on to say that Remain might not ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 14:30:50

Brexit Party: 12 key policies explained

The Brexit Party election policies have been launched. What are their most eye-catching promises?
BBC   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 14:01:30

General election 2019: Brexit Party pledges 'political revolution'

Nigel Farage pledges to cut foreign aid, cap immigration and plant trees, as he makes his pitch to voters.
BBC   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 13:24:05

Brexit Party leader Farage promises to continue campaigning

The leader of Britain's Brexit Party, Nigel Farage said on Friday he would go on campaigning for years to come, setting out an agenda beyond securing an exit from the European Union, focused on reforming the country's political system.
Reuters   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 13:12:23

Farage claims tragic migrant deaths could be prevented if UK made clear illegal entrants will be deported

Brexit Party leader says it is time for 'a debate about who a refugee really is'
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 12:54:00

Election debate: Key facts as Johnson, Corbyn, Swinson and Sturgeon prepare for BBC Question Time Leaders' Special

Leaders of four big parties to face questions from audience members on Brexit, NHS and economy in two-hour special tonight
Ben Kelly / The Independent   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 12:27:50

Farage tells UK voters his party is not just about Brexit

That includes the Brexit Party led by veteran euroskeptic Nigel Farage, which published its policy pledges Friday. It's calling for a "political revolution,'' with policies including a written constitution for the UK, abolition of Parliament's unelected House of Lords, more public referendums and a cut in immigration to below 50,000 ...
Times of India   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 12:10:42

Factbox: Who governs Britain if no one wins the election outright?

Britain's parliamentary election is billed as a chance to decide what the country does next about Brexit, but the result of the Dec. 12 ballot may not be clear-cut, leaving parties scrambling to form alliances.
Reuters   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 12:10:14

What would a 'No Deal' after the transition period look like?

The Government's Brexit deal leaves open the possibility of 'No Deal' after the transition period. Open Europe's Dominic Walsh explains how this could come about, and points out that this would be a different type of 'No Deal' to one with no Withdrawal Agreement in place. The post What would ...
Dominic Walsh / Open Europe   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 11:57:46

Brexit is 'just beginning of political revolution' - Farage

Nigel Farage has said the Brexit Party wants to lead a "political revolution which puts the ordinary people first".
Sky   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 11:45:00

Read in Full: The Brexit Party's 2019 Manifesto*

*Sorry, 'Contract with the People'... The post Read in Full: The Brexit Party's 2019 Manifesto* appeared first on Guido Fawkes .
Christian Calgie / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 22 Nov 2019 11:19:49

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