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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:43 pm on 11th April 2019.

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Photo of Wes Streeting Wes Streeting Labour, Ilford North 1:43 pm, 11th April 2019

The Prime Minister has now asked this House several times to vote for her deal. The fact is that if she agreed to put it a confirmatory vote, it would sail through. Is the reason she does not want to do so that she thinks it would not achieve a majority and, if so, is that not thoroughly undemocratic? If she genuinely believes that it delivers the will of the people, why will she not ask them?