Thread: [Continuation] Brexit: Now What? 9 Below Zero
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Old 26th September 2019, 09:38 AM   #365
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Originally Posted by Dave Rogers View Post
You really haven't been following this, have you? They chucked 21 MP's out of the party for voting for the bill to prevent a no-deal Brexit. Those MPs are now independents, and the Conservative party is well short of having a majority.

No, I'm not really following. I live a few thousand miles away and no one would describe me as an anglophile.

Why don't the other parties want to suspend for the conference? Are they doing something important? Is it sticking it to the PM? Would having the conference while suspended provide some strategic advantage to conservatives others wish to avoid?

ETA: (Francophile, actually)

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