May appeals to Tory MPs ahead of crunch Brexit votes
May appeals to Tory MPs ahead of crunch Brexit votes
Prominent pro Remain Conservatives fear a defeat in the Commons could lead Boris Johnson to launch a leadership bid
12 June, 2018, 13:10
Lee, the MP for Bracknell since 2010, confirmed on Twitter that he was quitting in order to back the meaningful vote amendment, and also said he would support a second referendum on the final Brexit deal.
Theresa May struck a deal with pro-EU rebels in her own party last night after making an appeal for unity ahead of two days of crucial votes on flagship Brexit legislation.
'But the message we send to the country through our votes this week is important.
MPs are preparing for a two-day debate on the legislation to leave the EU.
"If, in the future, I am to look my children in the eye and honestly say that I did my best for them I can not, in all good conscience, support how our country's exit from the European Union looks set to be delivered". I am confident I can get a deal that allows us to strike our own trade deals while having a border with the European Union which is as frictionless as possible.
The current "meaningful vote" offered by the Government allows MPs to accept or reject the Brexit deal, but the proposed change would see MPs take control of the negotiation aims.
"But if the Lords amendments are allowed to stand, that negotiating position will be undermined".
The Edinburgh South MP added that he was "confident we can smooth some of the particularly rough edges" of the Withdrawal Bill, and said he believed there were enough Conservative rebels to keep the United Kingdom in the customs union.
Lee, who has been an MP since 2010 and campaigned for Remain, argued that "the government's wish to limit parliament's role in contributing to the final outcome in a vote that takes place today" was the main factor his decision.
In the months that followed, May struggled to assert her authority over her party and government, with a string of ministers resigning from the Cabinet and disunity over Brexit among those who remained around her top table.
"The government's position isn't a position, its a sham to get through the next 48 hours and keep Jacob Rees-Mogg in check".
Mr Clarke had urged the rebels to hold their nerve.
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