Brexit News Archive: 14 Dec 2019

Johnson's Win May Deliver Brexit but Could Risk U.K.'s Breakup

Scotland and Northern Ireland didn't embrace the Conservative landslide-and may be drifting permanently away from London.
The Associated Press / truthdig   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 18:53:40

Battle against Brexit has not ended and Johnson's plans could still 'implode', says Ed Davey

Prime minister's willingness to alienate Scotland and Northern Ireland has made Lib Dems the party of the Union, says interim leader
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 18:01:00

How Boris Johnson Won

Andrew Sullivan: "Instead of sticking to getting Brexit done in Parliament, he called an early election to give himself a clear mandate for it. By fighting on the genius and simple slogan 'Get Brexit Done,' he exposed the deep divides on the left, unified the right, and knocked his opponents ...
Taegan Goddard / Taegan Goddard   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 17:05:10

What the Brexit landslide could predict about 2020 in the U.S.

The UK election has piqued the interest of politicians here in the United States. The UK's former foreign secretary David Miliband joins MSNBC's David Gura to discuss what it could tell us about our next election.
MSNBC   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:17:46

How a Brexit deal would impact Northern Ireland

UK PM Johnson's election victory will have major implications for the future of the United Kingdom - particularly in Northern Ireland.
Al Jazeera   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 16:03:32

General election 2019: Labour facing long haul, warns McDonnell

Shadow chancellor blames Brexit for the party's defeat, saying Jeremy Corbyn was "the right leader".
BBC   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 13:09:51

'They want to do business with us so badly': Trump hails Johnson victory as he eyes up 'massive' UK-US trade deal

US president and UK prime minister have both said NHS will not form part of negotiations
Harry Cockburn / The Independent   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 13:00:28

Mystery super-rich family celebrate Boris Johnson's election win by buying £65m London townhouse

Buyers waited until Conservative majority assured before signing on dotted line
Joe Sommerlad / The Independent   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 12:17:45

Palpable sense of fear over Boris Johnson win, says British Muslim group

Muslim Council of Britain (MCB), which has been calling for a full-fledged inquiry into anti-Muslim conduct within the Johnson-led Conservative Party, used one of the key slogans from the election campaign to express fears that the strong majority in the House of Commons could mean that, like Brexit, Islamophobia is ...
Times of India   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 11:53:43

Yep, they're starting already

When Boris Johnson says he has a clear mandate for BREXIT, he should perform a little arithmetic with the votes cast in the general election. The total votes cast for anti-Brexit parties and Labour's soft deal and second referendum comes ... read more
Tim Worstall / Tim Worstall   |   Sat, 14 Dec 2019 11:21:23

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