Bass: ‘McConnell Should Recuse Himself’

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” Representative Karen Bass (D-CA) called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to recuse himself from the Senate’s impeachment trial. Bass said, “The leader of the Senate has basically said he is in lockstep, and he is going to coordinate with the defendant. And so, if you […]

Corbyn and Johnson deliver final messages as election polls narrow | Politics

Jeremy Corbyn urged Britain to “shock the establishment” and “vote for hope”, while Boris Johnson pleaded with voters to back him and settle the issue of Brexit before Christmas, at the conclusion of a bruising election campaign. Both leaders stressed that the result could be very close as they toured marginal seats across the country […]

UK wing of Bangladesh’s ruling party appear to be campaigning for Labour candidate – Channel 4 News

Should a British parliamentary candidate receive campaign support from an organisation linked to an oppressive foreign government? Questions are being asked about an operation to support  Labour’s candidate in Hampstead and Kilburn in north London. Tulip Siddiq is the niece of the Bangladeshi Prime Minister, whose government is accused of serious human rights violations. Channel […]

Boris Johnson warns of ‘clear and present danger’ of Jeremy Corbyn in No10 – The Sun

BORIS Johnson has spoken of the “clear and present danger” of a Jeremy Corbyn government today – with two days to go until the general election. The Tories are concerned a Labour victory is “much closer” than their supporters think due to tactical voting. Today the PM will tell Brits a vote for any party […]

EU ministers criticize recent memorandum between #Libya and #Turkey on the #EasternMediterranean

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Fayez al-Sarraj, chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya Arriving at today’s (9 December) EU Foreign Affairs Council, Josep Borrell Fontelles, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission was asked about the recent memorandum between Turkey and Libya that would give […]

Tories hold 10-point lead over Labour three days before election

Tories hold 10-point lead over Labour three days before election The Conservatives have held onto their significant 10-point lead over Labour with just three days to go until Britain heads to the polls. As the campaign enters its final few days Boris Johnson is attempting to sway voters in Labour strongholds while Jeremy Corbyn targets […]

Northern Ireland customs protocol could thwart Brexit plans | UK news

Northern Ireland customs arrangements may thwart Boris Johnson’s plan to leave the EU by December 2020, according to a document said to be leaked from civil servants in the Department for Exiting the EU. In the document, seen by the Financial Times, staff raised concerns about the readiness of the new customs arrangement, calling the […]