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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:44 pm on 25th September 2019.

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Photo of Anne Main Anne Main Conservative, St Albans 6:44 pm, 25th September 2019

When it suits politicians, they promise elections and referendums. Indeed, in 2008, the Liberal Democrats promised a referendum on in or out of the European Union. Does my right hon. Friend agree that those who shouted loudest for a referendum are now promising revoke, and that that is undemocratic, just as it is undemocratic to be bench-blocking and refusing the public the chance to decide to have a Government who can be in power, not just in office?