May's white paper a 'bad deal for Britain', claim Tory Brexiters

PM’s negotiating strategy criticised, as Dominic Raab tells MPs he’s ‘confident a deal is within reach’Theresa May’s EU negotiating strategy came under sustained criticism from Brexiters following the publication of the long-awaited white paper, with the leader of the hardline European Research Group declaring he could not vote for it if it formed the basis of the final deal with Brussels.Jacob Rees Mogg said May’s plans to strike an association agreement, matching EU rules on goods and collecting some external customs tariffs, was “a bad deal for Britain” and “would not be something I would vote for nor is it what the British people voted for”. Continue reading......

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