Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the possible vote on the no-deal amendment during the finance bill debate
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- Scottish government acted unlawfully over Salmond claims, court rules
- Davis claims EU would be willing to renegotiate withdrawal agreement
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Here is Sky’s Faisal Islam on the significance of the vote.
This is the start of constitutional trench warfare where Parliament will try to assert its power over the executive to prevent No Deal – highly significant. As is the open expression that UK not ready for No Deal from likes of Letwin and Boles.
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Here is Labour’s Yvette Cooper on her victory in the vote.
Very glad that the Commons has voted to support #Amendment7 Shows the determination in Parliament to come together to prevent a chaotic & damaging #NoDeal that would hit manufacturing, policing & security