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We’ve just finished two weeks of intensive talks with the EU.
Progress made, but I agree with @MichelBarnier that wide divergences remain on some core issues. We continue to work to find solutions that fully respect UK sovereignty.
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According to HuffPost’s Paul Waugh, 21 Conservatives in total abstained.
CONFIRMED Theresa May was one of 21 Tory MPs to abstain
A further 32 Tory MPs, plus 2 tellers, voted against the lockdown regulations.
That’s a quite a rebellion in total: 55 Conservatives refused to back @BorisJohnson new restrictions.
Five of the Tories were paired, so rebellion looks like 50
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