Theresa May government faces no-confidence vote after Brexit defeat
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 British Prime Minister Theresa May defied calls to resign as she faced a no-confidence vote on Wednesday, a day after Parliament rejected her Brexit deal by a historic margin and unleashed a power struggle over control of Britain's planned withdrawal from the European Union.
British lawmakers defeated Theresa May’s Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday, triggering a new confidence vote and yet more political upheaval that could lead to a disorderly divorce or even a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave. Matthew Larotonda reports.
According to CNN, "After British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered another humiliating defeat in the House of Commons, her Brexit plans are no closer to coming together than they were a week ago."..
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Prime Minister Theresa May has suffered another Commons defeat after MPs voted down her approach to Brexit talks. So where does this leave us and what happens next? MPs voted by 303 to 258 - a majority..
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Prime Minister Theresa May was defeated in a symbolic vote in parliament on her Brexit strategy on Thursday, undermining her negotiating strength in talks with the European Union to secure changes to..