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Brexit rebels to Theresa May: Your EU divorce deal is dead

Brexit rebels to Theresa May: Your EU divorce deal is dead

MPs have already rejected May's Brexit deal three times.

The British Pound (GBP) dropped to the lowest since mid-February against the US Dollar (USD) on yesterday after the news broke that the opposition Labour Party has refused to rule out abstaining in the vote of the second reading of the EU Withdrawal Bill if there is no deal with the government.

And just 93 people voted to say they didn't know what the Prime Minister should do - less than one percent of voters.

On Thursday 6 June, a by-election will be held in Peterborough to find a replacement for MP Fiona Onasanya, who lost her seat through a recall petition after serving time in prison for lying about a speeding offence.

While European Union elections have always been seen as a safe place for mid-term protest votes to take place by the political establishment in the United Kingdom, polling showing that the month-old Brexit Party is now beating the Conservatives in even general election polling has sent shockwaves through Westminster.

May was seeking a "stable majority in parliament that will ensure the safe passage of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill and the UK's swift exit from the European Union", the spokesman said. "We have serious concerns about negotiating with a government that is in the process of disintegrating", a Labour spokesman said on Wednesday, Reuters news agency reported.

"Ministers involved in the negotiations set out details of the compromises which the government was prepared to consider in order to consider an agreement which would allow the United Kingdom to leave the European Union with a deal as soon as possible", the spokesman said.

The Government will bring Theresa May's deal to the House of Commons for a FOURTH time in the week beginning 3rd June.

May oversaw a marathon session of Cabinet on Tuesday in which she presented compromises she was prepared to make to get Labour to back her withdrawal deal.

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He told the Press Association "I just don't follow the logic" of bringing the deal back to the Commons.

But the two leaders have failed so far to agree a Brexit package and Mrs May also faces opposition from her DUP allies unless the Northern Ireland backstop measures are scrapped.

The exact timing is yet to be confirmed as Mrs May is committed during the first week of June to meet Donald Trump on his state visit to Britain and to attend events commemorating the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

May's deal, said Owen Paterson, a former Minister.

"If the Prime Minister brings the Withdrawal bill to the Commons for a vote the question will be 'what has changed, '" asked Nigel Dodds, parliamentary leader of the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), which props up Ms.

"No leader can bind his or her successor so the deal would likely be at best temporary, at worst illusory", said the letter.

A sticking point has been the Irish backstop, an insurance policy aimed at avoiding post-Brexit controls on the border between Northern Ireland and EU-member Ireland.

Asked whether the vote would be considered a "confidence" vote for the Prime Minister, a source said: "That's not the world that we are now in but clearly the significance of this piece of legislation can't and I suspect won't be underestimated".