There will a double by-election on 23 February following the recent resignations of two Labour MPs.
Jamie Reed quit as member for Copeland, and Tristam Hunt quit as member for Stoke-on-Trent Central to leave for lucrative jobs elsewhere. Both MPs were long-time critics of current leader Jeremy Corbyn. There have been rumours that more Labour MPs, fearful of seeing themselves in opposition to the Conservatives for a decade or more, are also considering jumping ship.
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So, it begins….
Parliament finally gets to discuss the government’s “plans” for the UK leaving the European Union. Whatever happens, there will still be a “brexit”.
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