Mon. Nov 18th, 2019

MPs reactions

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The prime minister’s plan to suspend parliament has sparked a furious reaction from MPs opposed to a no-deal Brexit, with Nicola Sturgeon saying the move would ‘go down in history as the day UK democracy died’. Jeremy Corbyn said it was ‘a threat to our democracy’ and has written to the Queen requesting an urgent meeting.
The government’s move to suspend parliament would drastically reduce MPs’ ability to influence changes to the withdrawal agreement or seek a delay