Bercow: UK should not be tied to close Brexit vote

Former British House of Commons speaker John Bercow said Thursday that Britain would suffer in terms of trade, global standing and influence because of Brexit. (Nov. 7)

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Ex-Speaker Bercow on Brexit, Britain’s options, and variations of “or-derrr”

Former British House of Commons speaker John Bercow told The Associated Press that he believes the result of the 2016 Brexit referendum is not binding, and that leaving the EU would harm the country.

UK: Speaker rejects second Brexit vote

The speaker of Britain’s House of Commons, John Bercow, has turned down the government’s bid for a new vote on its Brexit divorce deal, in a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to take the country out of the European Union at the end of the month.

London reacts as Brexit delay announced | AFP

People standing on Parliament Square in London react as John Bercow, speaker of the House of Commons, reads out the vote result of the Letwin amendment (322-306) which has the effect of forcing Johnson to ask EU leaders to delay Brexit beyond October 31, something he had vowed not to do. IMAGES

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British parliament to resume on Wednesday: speaker | AFP

House of Commons speaker John Bercow says that Britain’s parliament will prepare to resume proceedings on Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend it unlawful. SOUNDBITE from John Bercow

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