Brexit: Government defeats rebels over Parliamentary scrutiny of trade deals

Madeleine Cuff
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Brexit: Government defeats rebels over Parliamentary scrutiny of trade deals

Amendment to trade bill would have ensured all new free trade deal would be subject to Parliamentary vote

An attempt to secure a Parliamentary vote over new trade deals post-Brexit failed last night, after the government narrowly won a Commons vote to reject the amendment by 314 votes to 284. One in a series...

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