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The United Kingdom European Union membership referendum, also k...

wikipedia - 08 Jul 2018
The United Kingdom European Union membership referendum, also known as the EU referendum and the Brexit referendum, took place on 23 June 2016 in the United Kingdom (UK) and Gibraltar to gauge support for the country either remaining a member of, or leaving, the European Union (EU). The non-binding referendum resulted in 51.9% of voters voting in favour of leaving the EU, on a national turnout of 72%, the highest ever for a UK-wide referendum and the highest for any national vote since
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

UK's Labour Party Ponders Supporting New Brexit Referendum

U.S. News & World Report - 23 Sep 2018
With the U.K. and the European Union at an impasse in divorce talks, many Labour members think the left-of-center opposition party has the power — and a duty — to force a new referendum that could reverse Britain's decision to leave the 28-nation bloc.
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Britain Stumbles Toward Disunion

New York Times - 22 Sep 2018
Brexit was never expected to be easy, but the process of disentangling Britain from the European Union is proving ever more mind-boggling and rancorous as the deadline draws near. Earlier this week, the ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

May 'planning' snap election to head off more defections over Brexit

The Sydney Morning Herald - 23 Sep 2018
London: British Prime Minister Theresa May is reported to have begun contingency planning for a possible snap election in November, as negotiations with the European Union hit yet another nadir. Two senior members of her political operation began "war ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

London mayor calls for second Brexit referendum

Reuters - 15 Sep 2018
LONDON (Reuters) - London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britain's European Union membership, saying the prime minister's handling of Brexit negotiations had become “mired in confusion and deadlock” and was leading the ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

DUP cannot be allowed have a veto on backstop deal, says Coveney

RTE.ie - 22 Sep 2018
Mr Hunt, who voted 'remain' in the 2016 referendum on EU membership, said that people in Britain were increasingly content to leave the bloc without a deal. "If the EU's view is that just by saying no to every proposal made by the United Kingdom, we ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Boris Johnson's Brexit 'suicide vest' comment sparks furor

Herald-Whig - 09 Sep 2018
LONDON (AP) — Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has compared Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for Brexit to putting the country's constitution in a "suicide vest" and handing the detonator to the European Union — remarks that drew ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Major UK union backs calls for new Brexit referendum

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 04 Sep 2018
LONDON — One of Britain's biggest trade unions on Tuesday joined calls for a new public vote on leaving the European Union, saying voters were misled during the 2016 referendum campaign. The GMB union, which has more than 600,000 members, said ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

AP News in Brief at 6:04 am EDT

WTOP - 23 Sep 2018
With the U.K. and the European Union at an impasse in divorce talks, many Labour members think the left-of-center opposition party has the power — and a duty — to force a new referendum that could reverse Britain's decision to leave the 28-nation ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Member of European Parliament Calls for DC Statehood

NBC4 Washington (blog) - 14 Sep 2018
Alex Mayer, a United Kingdom Labour Party member representing the East of England region, spoke at a plenary session of the legislative body that governs the European Union to push the body to recognize D.C. residents' lack of voting rights at the ...

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