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25 Oct 2019
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for a snap election on Dec. 12 to end the Brexit deadlock. A motion to trigger an early poll will be put before lawmakers next Monday, but Jeremy Corbyn says he won’t back a snap election unless Johnson promises to abandon a “no-deal” withdrawal. The Labour leader also said he wants to wait for the European Union’s decision on a Brexit extension. Bloomberg’s Maria Tadeo reports on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”
23 Oct 2019
Boris Johnson clinched a dramatic vote for his new Brexit plan, in the first demonstration that parliament is prepared to approve the broad principles of an agreement that takes the U.K. out of the European Union. Bloomberg's Annmarie Hordern reports on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
22 Oct 2019
Prime Minister Boris Johnson threatened to scrap his attempt to pass a Brexit deal and move straight to an election if members of Parliament defeat him tonight and vote for another delay. Jonhson addressed the U.K. Parliament.
21 Oct 2019
U.K. Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn comments on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. The Labour leader was responding to the prime minister in an emergency debate in the House of Commons in London before lawmakers vote on Johnson's Brexit deal.
20 Oct 2019
Johnson has been referred to a police watchdog over allegations of corruption during his time as London mayor. Meanwhile, he is facing a possible no confidence vote next week.
14 Oct 2019
Queen Elizabeth II sets out the U.K. government's agenda during the State Opening of Parliament in Westminster, London. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's domestic policies focus on passing Brexit, healthcare investment, tackling violent crime and increasing wages for the lowest paid.
10 Oct 2019
Top British prime ministerial adviser Dominic Cummings arrived at Downing Street on Wednesday as PM Boris Johnson faces fresh rebellion in his cabinet.
9 Oct 2019
DUP Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds discusses the consent process of U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit plan and the prospect of avoiding a no-deal Brexit. He speaks with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
5 Oct 2019
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, facing the biggest political crisis of his career, addresses Parliament for the first time since Britain’s Supreme Court ruled his decision to suspend the legislature was illegal.
3 Oct 2019
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson says the "whole world wants" the subject of Brexit over and done with. "We are coming out of the EU on Oct. 31 come what may," Johnson said at the Conservative Party's annual conference in Manchester.
29 Sep 2019
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, facing the biggest political crisis of his career, addresses Parliament for the first time since Britain’s Supreme Court ruled his decision to suspend the legislature was illegal.
26 Sep 2019
The prime minister challenged the opposition to vote no-confidence in the government. Members of parliament were meeting for the first time in two weeks following an "unlawful" suspension of parliament ruling.

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