A nail in the coffin of Brexit-phobic House of Lords
This article was originally published on The Commentator This week has put the future of the House of Lords in doubt – even though their attempts to frustrate the EU (Withdrawal) Bill have not succeeded. Despite all their grandstanding and outrage, attempts by the Upper House to undermine the will of the people and reverse… Read more
PARLIAMENT MUST NOT FRUSTRATE BREXIT
This week, thankfully, the Government avoided defeat over the EU (Withdrawal) Bill, and managed to resist the House of Commons’ attempt to seize control of the Brexit process. They also managed to squash the amendments put in by unelected saboteurs in the House of Lords, who have consistently sought to frustrate the passage of this… Read more
Brexit Must Mean Taking Back Control of Immigration Policy
This article was originally published on Brexit Central The latest research from the Migration Observatory at the University of Oxford shows a ‘substantial majority’ of the Great British Public want immigration numbers reduced. One third of Britons want immigration reduced ‘a lot’. Brexit represents a once in a generation opportunity to create a fairer immigration… Read more
How much money do we save when we leave the EU?
In his latest Diary post, John Redwood MP sets out clearly just how much money we will save if we walk away from negotiations with the EU. I see some contributors here are out to belittle the amount of money we save when we leave the EU. Let me set out the official figures again:… Read more
On defence, the EU is shooting everyone in the foot
This article was originally published on CapX In a speech on security cooperation earlier this month Brexit Secretary David Davis neatly summed up Brussels’ intransigence when he said the EU was “shooting itself in the foot just to prove the gun works”. Whilst applicable to a wide range of issues surrounding the Brexit negotiations, it… Read more
Grieve and co. must be defeated. Democracy must prevail!
Staunch Brexiteer and Conservative blogger Robert Barnes writes an exclusive article for Get Britain Out This week, the unelected House of Lords inflicted another defeat on the Government. They backed Viscount Hailsham’s amendment, which stated that Parliament must be given a ‘meaningful vote’ in the event of a no deal situation. The margin of defeat by… Read more
Brexiteers Won the Battle BUT NOT the War
This article was originally published on Comment Central In the immortal words of the retired footballer, John Barnes: “It can be slow or fast, but you must get to the line.” It seems the Government had this in mind as they stumbled to victory in every vote on the Lords’ wrecking amendments to the EU… Read more
Westminster’s rebellion against the people
This article originally published on The Commentator Talk of rebellion has been all the rage since the 2016 EU Referendum. The vote itself was a momentous one, as the 17.4 million proud Britons who voted Leave did so against the advice of all the elite political classes in Westminster and Brussels. The result certainly took… Read more