Then and now: what senior Tories say about proroguing parliament

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A few weeks ago they were dead-set against, but now their positions are a lot less clear

“Absolutely outrageous.” “Not a serious policy of a prime minister in the 21st century.” “A mad suggestion.”

The idea of suspending parliament to force through Brexit provoked unequivocal condemnation from senior Conservatives just weeks ago, with ministers falling over themselves to express their horror.

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