Green Brexit or no deal chaos? How the Brexit deal offers a path without a destination

Madeleine Cuff
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MPs voting on Johnson's Brexit deal may not know which future is on the horizon
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MPs voting on Johnson's Brexit deal may not know which future is on the horizon

Without environmental standards enshrined within Withdrawal Agreement, green experts fear Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal leaves the door open for a deregulatory blitz

There are not many people in Westminster willing to make a call about which way the vote will go tomorrow. MPs are due to pass judgement on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's new Withdrawal Agreement, during...

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