The Trade Bill amendment

There is going to be some tension in the Commons when the Trade Bill comes back the to House. Here’s why.

Labour policy is now to stay in a customs union and have suggested they will vote for the amendment. If all vote for it, alongside all other opposition parties and the 8 Conservative MPs who have put their names to the amendment, this would be a huge defeat for the government.
Labour policy is now to stay in a customs union and have suggested they will vote for the amendment. If all vote for it, alongside all other opposition parties and the 8 Conservative MPs who have put their names to the amendment, this would be a huge defeat for the government.

For full details of the Trade Bill - check out our summary here.