UK PM May Threatened Rebels with A National Election

Former British prime minister Tony Blair says it's time for Theresa May to admit

But 12 Conservatives broke ranks to back the customs union measure, even though it is understood that Tory whips told would-be rebels that there would be a confidence vote that evening if it passed.

The government was widely expected to be defeated on the rebel trade bill amendment which could have forced May to try to keep Britain in a customs union with the EU if no agreement had been reached on frictionless trade by January 21, 2019.

On two of those votes, her majority was cut to three.

He said he was still undecided whether he would vote in favour of the Government's deal when it went before the House in its final form.

The Leave-supporting Conservative MP, who was elected after David Cameron stepped down following the Brexit vote, is the latest official to resign over Mrs May's proposals for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. On Monday, she appeared ready to make one major concession to the hard-liners, allowing important changes to the government's customs agreement with the the hopes of heading off continued dissension.

Mrs May's convoluted Brexit plan, with the United Kingdom tied to all European Union rules on goods and agriculture, has been called "the worst of both worlds" and is opposed by MPs from across the political spectrum, and on Monday night the Labour Shadow Chancellor accused her of pushing for the early holiday to avoid resistance and accountability.

The four Labour MPs who stepped in to save Theresa May's government are Frank Field, Kate Hoey, John Mann and Graham Stringer, to whom one should add the independent Kelvin Hopkins.

May's government on Monday avoided a humiliating defeat in Parliament when it narrowly won another vote over her Brexit customs bill - but only after reluctantly accepting amendments put forward by Brexit hardliners.

The amendment to the trade bill was the latest skirmish in the bitter Brexit wars that are being fought across the Conservative benches.

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Limited capacity for the European Union to collect tariff revenue without reciprocity.

May now faces rebellion from the pro-EU flank of her Conservative party, who are outraged by her caving in to these harder Brexiteer demands.

Remain MPs were left furious last night after four amendments to a tax bill, tabled by hard-line Brexit lobby group European Research Group, were backed by Mrs May.

Since the Brexit referendum, all parties have urged the party to forgo its long-standing abstention policy to take its seats and vote on Brexit legislation to benefit the country. They included defence minister Guto Bebb, who quit his post in order to rebel. The founder of BeLeave, Darren Grimes, was fined 20,000 pounds and referred to the police, along with a Vote Leave official, David Halsall.

Her gruelling schedule will begin with her last Prime Minister's Question Time clashes with Jeremy Corbyn until September.

Boris Johnson, who has laid low since he left the Cabinet, could break his silence at that point by delivering a resignation speech while Mrs May is still in the chamber.

"Whether or not we get a trade deal now depends on how it is managed".

The votes demonstrate the extent to which the Tory party is irreconcilably split over the issue of Brexit, with May's days numbered amid constant talk of a leadership challenge ahead.

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