Britain’s Chancellor Philip Hammond arrives at Downing Road in London, Thursday, March 14, 2019. In a tentative first step towards ending months of political impasse, British lawmakers voted Wednesday to dam the nation from leaving the European Union with out a divorce settlement, triggering an try and delay that departure, at the moment resulting from happen on March 29. (AP Picture/Kirsty Wigglesworth) The Related Press
LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers are set to vote on whether or not to delay Britain’s departure from the European Union as Prime Minister Theresa Could struggles to beat additional erosion of her authority.
The vote later Thursday comes a day after chaotic scenes within the Home of Commons, when lawmakers voted to rule out leaving the EU with out a deal. Over a dozen authorities ministers abstained reasonably than help Could’s bid to protect the no-deal choice.
Could now plans to make a 3rd try and get lawmakers to help her Brexit deal.
Treasury chief Philip Hammond instructed Sky on Thursday that there was “confusion” round Wednesday evening’s votes, when a number of ministers didn’t again the federal government. However he instructed Sky: “I don’t expect there to be mass sackings as a result of last night.”
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