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Thread: UK Politics: May requests extension to Article 50 until June 30th

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    by » 14-03-19, 10:06

    Quote Originally Posted by menime123 View Post
    More or less, yes. We have no other plan. We are simply sitting ducks hoping the EU will do something to solve this mess, because we now have no power. We don’t want to leave with no deal but don’t like the deal we’ve got, but have no alternatives to propose.

    It’s messier than a Kardashian party.

    Article 50 can be unilaterally rescinded by the UK

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    by » 14-03-19, 10:11

    Quote Originally Posted by menime123 View Post
    Her deal is going to get a 3rd vote isn’t it?
    And yet still no 2nd Ref

    Anyway Bercow may not allow a 3rd vote: He's making a decision on this

    https://www.independent.co.uk/news/u...-a8821716.html
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    by » 14-03-19, 11:40

    Quote Originally Posted by Kpop View Post
    Article 50 can be unilaterally rescinded by the UK
    Not by 29th March though - that’s the point: there’s no time left for anything to happen on our side. Even if May’s deal is voted on a 3rd time and passes, we have to ask for an extension in order to make that law, as there’s no time before 29th March.

    It’s an utter mess.

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    by » 14-03-19, 17:35

    Brexit news latest: MPs reject amendment to delay March 29 deadline for second referendum.
    What's next?
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    by » 14-03-19, 21:10

    Quote Originally Posted by AlphaMale View Post
    Brexit news latest: MPs reject amendment to delay March 29 deadline for second referendum.
    What's next?
    MPs will vote on her deal for a 3rd time on Tuesday, and May will ask for an extension next Thursday - three months if the deal passes, longer if it does not. The only thing I’m certain of is that British politics is utterly broken and every single MP should be fired and barred from standing for parliament ever again.
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    by » 14-03-19, 21:21

    I think that your politicians, especially the Brexiters, really don't want to leave the EU.
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    by » 14-03-19, 21:27

    Quote Originally Posted by AlphaMale View Post
    I think that your politicians, especially the Brexiters, really don't want to leave the EU.
    Tough titty
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    by » 14-03-19, 21:29

    I've started following Jess Philips on Twitter (Labour MP - but not Corbyn-esqe at all) and I like what I see - I understand that she's a contender for future Prime Minister, with big things touted for her.

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    by » 15-03-19, 00:43

    Lmao hahaha

    As someone who will get EU citizenship very soon, I have a say in this

    Gosh since the Uk wants to stay so bad, can’t they just admit to it and done? Jeez so much drama. Even I’m not that dramatic. Go for some afternoon tea or gin and tonics, talk it over and get it done
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    by » 16-03-19, 18:03

    Quote Originally Posted by MusicRecords View Post
    Gosh since the Uk wants to stay so bad, can’t they just admit to it and done? Jeez so much drama. Even I’m not that dramatic. Go for some afternoon tea or gin and tonics, talk it over and get it done
    wouldn't actually be the first referendum neglected by EU
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    by » 18-03-19, 08:44

    Rumours doing the rounds she’ll gain votes tomorrow... but may still lose by 100 votes.

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    by » 18-03-19, 11:04

    Quote Originally Posted by menime123 View Post
    Rumours doing the rounds she’ll gain votes tomorrow... but may still lose by 100 votes.
    I am surprised she's managing to remain the PM for so long anyway
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    by » 18-03-19, 13:00

    Quote Originally Posted by heppolo View Post
    I am surprised she's managing to remain the PM for so long anyway
    No one else wants the top job! Who the hell wants to sort out Brexit... that’s why Corbyn is only fighting everything half-arsed: he doesn’t want this.

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    by » 18-03-19, 13:19

    Quote Originally Posted by menime123 View Post
    No one else wants the top job! Who the hell wants to sort out Brexit... that’s why Corbyn is only fighting everything half-arsed: he doesn’t want this.
    Theresa should have given up the job to Arlene Foster, what a chance for DUP to rule the UK.
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    by » 18-03-19, 14:07

    Quote Originally Posted by heppolo View Post
    Theresa should have given up the job to Arlene Foster, what a chance for DUP to rule the UK.
    DUP would need to win an election majority first

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    by » 18-03-19, 14:17

    Quote Originally Posted by menime123 View Post
    DUP would need to win an election majority first
    since they're technically a part of the majority coalition agreement, she can be a PM
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    by » 18-03-19, 14:32

    It’s not a coalition though. It’s a confidence and supply agreement.

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    by » 18-03-19, 19:03

    Wow, brave of Bercow to do that - I'm not sure if it's his place to make that decision but it'll certainly ruffle some feathers.

    I'm at a loss as to where we go from here...I think its either: we leave with no deal on 29th March or we are successful in our application for an extension. Or the government somehow call for a motion of no-confidence in the Speaker to try and overrule his decision?! (I'm not sure if that's even possible).

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    by » 18-03-19, 19:09

    Quote Originally Posted by aRat View Post
    What happened now gays?
    The Speaker, as the highest ranked official in the Commons, has invoked his parliamentary power to tell Theresa May that she will not be allowed to bring her vote to the Commons for a third time - unless it's "substantially" different. Some ministers are remarking that this is a "constitutional crisis" - ironic really, as we don't have a comprehensive, written constitution.

    What May now needs to do if she wants her deal to be voted on again is bring it back with "substantial" differences - and only the Speaker will decide whether the differences are substantial enough to warrant a third vote.

    What Speaker Bercow has done isn't necessarily legal, but it isn't necessarily illegal either.

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    by » 18-03-19, 19:12

    May could now try to bring a motion to overrule the Speaker, but that would need a majority in the Commons.

    Oh, there's also the option of The Queen stepping in, closing parliament and re-opening the session - i.e. "Prorogue Parliament".

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