Just suck it up! Remainer’s taunt to Brexiteers over keeping freedom of movement

Mail Online | 6/14/2018 | Jason Groves
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Theresa May was last night under pressure to refuse further concessions to Tory Remainers after they boasted that Leave voters would have to ‘suck it up’ and accept free movement.

The Prime Minister has been locked in talks with rebel MPs after they threatened mutiny over vital Brexit legislation.

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But there was fury after arch Remainer Anna Soubry told MPs that mass immigration was not a problem – and urged Brexit voters to accept that it would have to continue.

Mrs May later insisted she would not give way on the issue, saying she would not ‘countenance Parliament being able to overturn the will of the people’.

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The rebels, led by former attorney general Dominic Grieve, are demanding the right for Parliament to take control of the Brexit process if ministers fail to strike a deal with Brussels that MPs find acceptable. Government sources said the PM hoped to table a new compromise amendment today which will then be debated in the Lords on Monday. But last night the two sides still appeared to be some distance apart.

Downing Street said it was not prepared to discuss the idea that ministers should hand control of Brexit to Parliament.

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However, pro-Remain rebels warned they would join forces with Labour to defeat the Government over the issue next week unless the PM backs down.

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