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Boris Johnson's plan to force his Brexit bill through parliament by October 31 rejected by MPs

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Boris Johnson's bid to force through Brexit laws in time for the UK to leave the EU on October 31, has been rejected by members of Parliament.
MPs voted to reject Johnson's accelerated timetable to pass his Brexit bill.
Johnson had insisted he would pull his bill altogether and push for a general election if MPs forced him to delay Brexit.
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Boris Johnson's plan to take the UK out of the EU by October 31 has been dealt a major blow after MPs rejected his attempt to ram crucial Brexit legislation through parliament.
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Boris Johnson's Brexit bill backed by Parliament in major boost for his plan to leave the EU

Boris Johnson's Brexit bill backed by Parliament in major boost for his plan to leave the EU

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Boris Johnson's Brexit bill has passed its first stage in the UK Parliament after months of delay.
The vote is a major boost for the prime minister's prospects of fulfilling his pledge to take the UK out of the EU by October 31.
However, the narrow parliamentary majority for the deal spells trouble for its prospects of passing its final stages.
Johnson has threatened to pull the bill altogether if MPs vote to delay its passage, or significantly alter its central purpose.
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