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Old 03-14-2019, 01:37 AM
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Originally Posted by zombywoof View Post
As I understand it, the vote earlier today in the British Parliament regarding a no-deal Brexit was a "free vote"
It was going to be a free vote, but May reinstated the whip (against her own motion!) after it was amended to say "no no-deal ever, not just March 29". One minister resigned after voting for the motion. Several other ministers abstained but weren't sanctioned, so I assume it was a one-line whip.

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