May considers plan to let MPs thrash out Brexit deal if talks with Labour fail

      Comments Off on May considers plan to let MPs thrash out Brexit deal if talks with Labour fail

Cabinet sources confirm bringing forward withdrawal agreement bill was on the table at cross-party meetings

Theresa May is considering a new plan to bring legislation to the House of Commons to allow MPs to thrash out a compromise Brexit deal among themselves, if talks with Labour fail to reach a consensus.

Numerous cabinet sources confirmed to the Guardian that a plan had been discussed to bring forward the withdrawal agreement bill, which could be a way to attempt to bypass a meaningful vote in parliament.

Continue reading…