Watch: David Drew MP on Brexit shambles; "PM is being reckless with the country"
“The Brexit shambles is ongoing and, since I recorded this video this morning, the situation has moved on again with the Speaker’s announcement that a third vote would break parliamentary rules. The Prime Minister is playing reckless parliamentary games with our country’s future, as she tries to ramrod her deal through parliament by any means. Behind the scenes, the situation is equally shambolic.
“In my front bench role as a Shadow Environment minister I’ve seen firsthand how this government is rushing through reams of legislation as it attempts to replace 43 years of legislative framework in just a few short months. The lack of rigour and disregard for proper process is frightening. This is a ludicrous situation for country to find itself, with only nine parliamentary days until we are due to leave the EU. It is the culmination of this government’s ineptitude throughout this process and incapable. “