Demand publication of Brexit analysis and answers to 10 questions

A cross-party group of over 50 MPs have signed an open letter to Brexit Secretary David Davis by the All Party Parliamentary Group on EU Relations demanding that the Government publishes, in full, the secret study into the impact of Brexit on the British economy. MPs are continuing to sign the letter and have been invited by the APPG to add their names to it as and when they wish.

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Statement demanding a “meaningful” vote on the final Brexit deal

It has been said that in the EU referendum last year, the British people voted to ‘take back control’ of our laws. For many, that meant a powerful reassertion of Parliamentary sovereignty. As such, we parliamentarians have a solemn duty to scrutinise the actions of the executive. On no subject is this scrutiny more important…

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“The Government’s proposed Withdrawal Agreement Bill is totally insufficient”

Commenting on today’s announcement by the Secretary of State for the EU, David Davis, that any Brexit Withdrawal Agreement will be brought before Parliament as a piece of primary legislation, Chuka Umunna MP, Co-Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on EU Relations, said: “David Davis’ announcement just now that there will be an…

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“Withdrawal Bill delay shows Parliament is taking back control”

Commenting on reports that the EU Withdrawal Bill will not return to the House of Commons next week, and may be delayed until after the November recess, Chuka Umunna MP, Co-Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on EU Relations, said: “I am not at all surprised at this delay on the EU Withdrawal…

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Brexit bureaucracy bombshell for business

MPs from across the political parties are today calling on the Government to keep Britain in the EU’s Customs Union permanently after Brexit, as the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on EU Relations releases a report outlining the value of Customs Union membership to Britain, detailing the dangers to our economy and our borders that…

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New cross-party group launched

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for EU Relations has launched, aiming to get the “the best and closest possible relationship with the EU” after Brexit. The group will be co-chaired by Labour MP Chuka Umunna and Conservative MP Anna Soubry, and produce research on Brexit and organise visits between Brussels and the EU member…

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