Boris Johnson is cruising despite the noise.... There is a general election coming up in the UK on Dec. 12, and in the latest Opinium/Observer poll, the Conservatives comfortably led the Labour Party 42 percent to 26 percent. In third place were the Liberal Democrats at 16 … [Read more...] about December British general election poll 11/8/19….
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's job and Brexit itself are on the table.... Each of the U.K.'s main political parties are banking on a national ballot to unblock the Brexit paralysis in their favor — but by throwing the electoral dice in the air, they are all taking a gamble … [Read more...] about The Brit’s will have a Dec 12 election…..
Efforts to broker a exit from the European Union is proving VERY....VERY Difficult..... With his Brexit deal “paused” and his “do-or-die” promise to leave the European Union by the end of October dashed, Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday said that he would ask the … [Read more...] about The UK will have a general election on Dec.12…..
I have to say this... British lawmakers HAVE BALLS that the American Congress does NOT.... They , across the pond, m have NOT rubber stamped Prime Minster Johnson's efforts to give the country a exit agreement that doesn't fit... Here in America? There is no such … [Read more...] about British Parliament votes for Another Brexit extension…Puts their Prime Minister’s plans off….
That's what the leaders say.... Now will come the hard part.... Selling it to British parliament .... Britain and the European Union announced on Thursday that an agreement on the draft text of a Brexit deal had been reached, a last-minute breakthrough for Prime … [Read more...] about Britain and the E.U. have a deal?
Hmmmm? Maybe a 'do over ' could put the who leaving the EU to rest? As Britain and the European Union grope for an elusive new agreement on Brexit, an old idea is suddenly getting new traction in the halls of Parliament: putting Britain’s departure from Europe back up for a … [Read more...] about Could the Brits be ready to do a second Brexit Vote?
They seem to be getting serious now? A path to a Brexit deal opened Friday — but there's still a long way to go and very little time. EU diplomats said the U.K.’s willingness to soften its position on customs arrangements for Northern Ireland provided the breakthrough that … [Read more...] about UK ‘softens Brexit position’ in final push for deal…
There is NO doubt that we are sliding into a world wide recession... A weakening world economy, President Trump’s trade war with China and fears of a potentially tumultuous Brexit have combined to produce a dramatic slowdown in global commerce, the World Trade Organization … [Read more...] about World Trade slows as America’s Trade War and Brexit worries linger….