SNP MPs walk out of Commons in protest over Brexit debate

PMQs descends into chaos as SNP leader is ejected in row over lack of time given to debate devolution Prime minister’s questions descended into pandemonium in the Commons on Wednesday after SNP MPs walked out en masse as part of a protest over the lack of time given to debate devolution issues connected to Brexit.In chaotic scenes, the party’s Westminster leader, Ian Blackford, was ejected for repeatedly refusing to sit down after the Speaker, John Bercow, declined his request for an immediate vote on holding a new debate on the Brexit issue. Continue reading......

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