PM May defeats Labour bid to force her hand on customs

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British Prime Minister Theresa May defeated a bid by the opposition Labour Party on Wednesday to force her government to disclose details of its two Brexit customs proposals, thwarting efforts to embarrass her divided team.

May’s Conservative Party defeated Labour by 301 to 269 votes, handing the government a victory in a parliament equally divided over the terms of Britain’s divorce from the European Union and their future customs arrangements.

Labour used a rare parliamentary device called a “humble address” to try to force the publication of “all...


PM May defeats Labour bid to force her hand on customs


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