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Priorities for Government
Debate between Mr Gavin Shuker and Boris Johnson
Thursday 25 July 2019

(6 months ago)

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Commons Chamber
Cabinet Office
The Prime Minister - Parliament Live - Hansard
25 Jul 2019, 1:54 p.m.

We will of course make sure that the £20 billion extra that we have committed to the NHS goes to the frontline and to all hospitals in this country.

Mr Gavin Shuker (Luton South) (Ind) Parliament Live - Hansard

The central policy of the Government is now to deliver Brexit in October, including without a deal. As such, it is unclear whether the Prime Minister commands a majority in this House. Will he now do what the Leader of the Opposition will not do: prove his own political virility and table a motion of confidence for the House to vote on when we return?

The Prime Minister - Parliament Live - Hansard
25 Jul 2019, 1:55 p.m.

The House of Commons has voted several times to honour the mandate of the people. It is the law of this country that we leave the European Union on 31 October. That is what democracy requires, and that is what we will do.