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UK: Boris Johnson Extends Poll Lead Ahead of General Election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/17/2019 at 2:00pm
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson-led British Conservatives have doubled their lead over the opposition Labour party days after Nigel Farage pulled hundreds of Brexit Party candidates ahead of the December 12 election. The ruling Conservative party now has the support of around 45 percent of the vote,...

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UK Election: Nigel Farage Withdraws Hundreds of Candidates; Move to Boost PM Johnson’s Conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:00am 11/11/2019 at 11:00am
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In a massive boost to Prime Minister Boris Johnson-led British Conservatives, Nigel Farage has pulled hundreds of Brexit Party candidates ahead of the December 12 election. The Brexit Party will not field candidates in all 317 seats that the ruling Conservative party won in the last general election.

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UK Election: PM Johnson’s Lead Narrows as Remainers Form Pact; Farage’s Brexit Party Goes it Alone

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 4:04pm 11/3/2019 at 4:04pm
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The UK Conservative party’s lead is narrowing in polls as Remain parties enter an election pact to defeat Prime Minister Johnson and prevent Brexit ahead of the December 12 general election. The pro-EU Liberal Democrats and the Green party are targeting specific constituencies to maximize their chances of entering the parliament....

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After BREXIT Stalemate, UK to Hold Snap Election on December 12

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 9:00pm 10/29/2019 at 9:00pm
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Britain is heading for a general election in December after lawmakers overwhelmingly voted for the proposal brought by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The UK Lower House voted 438 to 20 in favor of the “Early Parliamentary General Election Bill,” paving the way for December 12 vote.

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UK Prime Minister Johnson Defiant as Lawmakers Vote to Delay Brexit

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2:00pm 10/19/2019 at 2:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a major setback on Saturday as the country’s parliament voted to delay the Brexit ahead of the October 31 deadline. Lawmakers voted by 322 to 306 in favor of an amendment that obliges the British government to request an extension from Brussels .

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UK, EU Agree on New Brexit Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 11:00am 10/17/2019 at 11:00am
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Brexit: Boris Johnson Makes Take-it-or-Leave-it Offer to the EU

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/3/2019 at 1:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has laid out his final offer to the European Union ahead of the October 31 Brexit deadline. If Brussels fails to accept the proposal, the UK will leave the EU without a deal, Johnson warned. The UK will be “coming out of the EU on October...

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UK Supreme Court Rules Suspension of Parliament ‘Unlawful’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 7:00am 9/25/2019 at 7:00am
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The British Supreme Court has ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend the country’s parliament for five weeks “unlawful, void and of no effect.” The verdict paves the way for the UK House of Commons to reconvene tomorrow.

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Brexit: PM Johnson Tells Supreme Court to Stay Out of Politics Ahead of Crucial Verdict

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 1:00pm 9/18/2019 at 1:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told the country’s Supreme Court to stay out of “political arena.” The top judges will soon hear evidence on whether he acted lawfully by suspending the parliament until October 14. Johnson “warned Britain’s most senior judges not to intervene in his decision to suspend Parliament,”...

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UK Trade Union Boss Warns PM Johnson of ‘Citizen’s Arrest’ for Suspending Parliament

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 2:00pm 9/11/2019 at 2:00pm
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A leading UK trade union boss warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson of “citizen’s arrest” for suspending the parliament ahead of the October 31 Brexit deadline.

Len McCluskey, head of the Labour party’s largest affiliated trade union UNITE, made the comments after a Scottish court ruled the recess decision “unlawful.”

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Brexit: Corbyn’s Labour Party Vows To Oust PM Johnson as Parliament Goes Into Recess

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 3:00pm 9/10/2019 at 3:00pm
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The United Kingdom is heading towards an uncertain future since Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Members of Parliament (MP) still cannot agree on Brexit. Parliament just entered a five-week-long suspension ahead of the October 31 Brexit deadline.

Ahead of the parliament’s shutdown, Johnson hoped to call a snap election for mid-October but...

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UK Parliament Speaker John Bercow Will Step Down by October 31 After Conservatives Claim He Abuses His Power

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 9, 2019 at 1:00pm 9/9/2019 at 1:00pm
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UK Speaker of the Commons John Bercow emotionally announced today that he would step down from his post by October 31, which is the Brexit deadline. He will step down immediately if parliament votes for an election tonight. From The Telegraph:

I would like to make a personal statement to the House....

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UK: Boris Johnson to Defy Brexit Delay Bill Passed by Parliament

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 2:00pm 9/7/2019 at 2:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to defy the Brexit delay bill, London-based newspaper The Telegraph reported. The House of Lords, the unelected Upper House of the UK Parliament, passed a bill on Friday blocking a no-deal Brexit ahead of the October 31 deadline. The bill, expected to be signed into...

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UK Parliament Passes Brexit Delay Bill, Move Set to Block No-Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 5:00pm 9/4/2019 at 5:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to push for a no-deal Brexit suffered a setback today after the country’s parliament passed a bill to delay the Brexit beyond October 31. The motion was voted by 327 votes to 299, giving it a majority of 28 in the Lower House. The bill...

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France’s Macron: EU ‘Ready to Scrap’ Deadline to Avoid No-Deal Brexit

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 2:30pm 8/31/2019 at 2:30pm
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The European Union is ready to withdraw the October 31 deadline in a bid to prevent a no-deal Brexit, French President Emmanuel Macron said. The French announcement, reported by the British newspaper Daily Telegraph, comes days after Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to suspend the nation’s parliament for five weeks, a...

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Brexit Shock: Boris Johnson Moves to Suspend Parliament

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/28/2019 at 3:00pm
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has moved to suspend the British parliament for at least a month. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has approved this request, allowing for a suspension until October 14.

The decision comes as pro-EU Members of Parliament (MPs) are lobbying to prevent a possible no-deal Brexit.

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EU Demands UK Must Pay $48Bn ‘Divorce Bill’ Even After No-Deal Brexit

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 7:00am 8/27/2019 at 7:00am
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The European Union expects the United Kingdom to pay a £39 billion ($48 billion) ‘divorce bill’ even in the case of a no-deal Brexit. The refusal to pay the amount could hurt the UK’s prospects of entering into a trade agreement with the remaining 27 member state of the bloc.

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