Lib Dems respond to Tories running scared of Brexit deal vote

Lib Dems respond to Tories running scared of Brexit deal vote

Europe
Responding to reports that the Government is due to postpone the House of Commons voting on their Brexit deal, Leader of the Liberal Democrats Vince Cable said: “Theresa May appears to have marched her depleted troops to the top of the hill only to lose her nerve. She is hopelessly weakened." "There is little point postponing the vote when nothing concerning the deal will change." "The Conservatives are wilfully prolonging Brexit uncertainty because they can’t get their deal through Parliament.“This deadlock must be broken by giving the people the final say.” Lib Dem Spokesperson for North Derbyshire Liberal Democrat’s, Ross Shipman said: "The Tories are in disarray, and Theresa May is running scared of what is going to be a massive defeat if the deal ever reaches parliament.” “Whether people voted remain…
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Cable: Low manufacturing growth speaks volumes about Brexit uncertainty

Cable: Low manufacturing growth speaks volumes about Brexit uncertainty

Business, Economics, Europe
Responding to the news that UK manufacturing growth has hit a two year low, Liberal Democrats Leader and former Business Secretary Vince Cable said: “The world economy is booming. It should be a good time for UK manufacturing, particularly with a weaker pound. The fact it isn’t speaks volumes about the uncertainty being created by the Conservatives Government’s incompetent handling of Brexit. “Both the hard Brexiters – represented by Boris Johnson – and the EU have rejected the Prime Minister’s discredited Chequers compromise. It is clear the only way out of this mess is for the people to have the final say on Brexit, and an opportunity to remain in the EU.”   https://ukinvestormagazine.co.uk/export-dip-means-uk-manufacturing-growth-hits-two-year-low/ You can join the Liberal Democrats to fight for a peoples vote by visiting www.libdems,org.uk/join
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GMB Union pile pressure on Labour over a Peoples Vote

GMB Union pile pressure on Labour over a Peoples Vote

Europe
Responding to the news that the trade union, GMB, has joined the campaign for a peoples vote on Brexit, Liberal Democrat Brexit Spokesperson Tom Brake MP said:  “GMB’s warning that a Tory hard Brexit would be a disaster for their members cannot be ignored. The pressure is now on the Labour leadership to respond. “Will Jeremy Corbyn accept the dangers posed by Brexit? Will he use the upcoming Labour conference to back a final say? If not, he will be betraying his party’s supporters for his own ideological ends. “No matter the Brexit, leaving the EU will be a disaster for the UK. It is time Labour found the political courage to join GMB, the Liberal Democrats and others in backing a peoples vote and an opportunity to Exit from Brexit.”…
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