Jeremy Corbyn warns Boris Johnson a general election ‘is coming’

UK Parliament  Jessica Taylor

UK Parliament Jessica Taylor

Opposition leaders have thus far not supported the votes to name a basic election, which wants the help of two thirds of MPs, as a result of they worry it could possibly be used to power via a no-deal Brexit.

Parliament will vote Monday evening on whether to hold a general election, before being suspended for five weeks into mid-October.

The Tories slammed the proposal asserting that preserving a second referendum would delay a protracted-established election by at the least a year.

He said: "While Labour supported remaining in the European Union to protect workers' rights, we can not hide from the fact that too much of the European Union also had aspects of the old model, putting the interests of big business over ordinary people".

'And I can tell you this: We're ready for that election. "We're ready to unleash the biggest people-powered campaign we've ever seen".

He said: "In my constituency, in the most Labour wards, it was the most Brexit".

"To do so would put us against the majority will of the British people and on the side of certain corporate elites, who have always had the British people at the back of the queue".

On Thursday the Conservative party suffered another hit, after Johnson´s brother Jo Johnson, resigned his position as a minister and member of the Conservative Party.

He claimed Johnson's government is not serious about trying to get a Brexit deal with the EU.

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"They just want us to take an unequivocal position that whatever happens we'll fight to remain, and to sound like we mean it".

Ian Austin, who resigned the whip earlier this year, launched an attack on Corbyn in a debate requested by the Labour leader on the rule of law. "And I think that's unbelievable, that decent people who have devoted their entire lives to mainstream politics are being driven out by this culture of extremism and in some cases, anti-semitism.I have to be honest and the truth is that I have become ashamed of the Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn".

If Labour is to regain the insurgent momentum of 2017 the focus of Corbyn and shadow minister of labour Laura Pidcock's speeches to TUC show us where to start.

Pro-Remain Labour activists are also hoping the party's conference later this month will commit the leadership to backing Remain under all circumstances.

There was disquiet among some around Corbyn that the chaotic events of the past week in parliament risked allowing Johnson to present the Labour leader as part of a Westminster cabal, trying to block Brexit.

The PM had already kicked off his unofficial election campaign with a visit to Yorkshire on Thursday, during which he re-announced his police recruitment drive.

I would never believe that I'd be leaving the Labour party because of racism...

These included continued customs union membership until the question of whether to leave could be settled at a general election; and closer alignment with the EU on workers' rights and environmental standards.

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