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All 3 results for brexit speaker:Lord Fairfax of Cameron

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill - Report (4th Day) (30 Apr 2018)

Lord Fairfax of Cameron: ...House is of course a cosy cabal of remain. As your Lordships have heard from my noble friends Lord Lamont and Howard this is a wrecking amendment, designed to delay, frustrate and ultimately block Brexit. For all the protestations of my noble friend Lord Hailsham and others, it is a wrecking amendment in substance. Those proposing and supporting it are playing the role of a fifth column...

European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill - Second Reading (4 Apr 2019)

Lord Fairfax of Cameron: ...speakers so I will not. However, I have one that I think has not been mentioned. A recent poll—in the past week, I think—said that 55% of all voters believe that Parliament is trying to stop Brexit. That is worrying. The reason for that is obviously the great disconnect between the current constitutional make-up—of the House of Commons, in particular—and what happened in the...

European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill - Second Reading (4 Apr 2019)

Lord Fairfax of Cameron: I am saying that 55% of voters at the moment apparently thinking that Parliament is attempting to steal Brexit or stop it is not surprising in view of some of the things that have been going on recently. Moving on from what I was saying, the majority of the country feels betrayed by what is happening. The contract between the elected and the electors has been fractured, and the consequences...

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