Westminster News

GILES QUESTIONS MINISTERS ON BUSINESS SUPPORT

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has questioned Ministers from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on protections for businesses as we leave the European Union.

This took place at BEIS questions on 19th March, the transcript of which is below:

GILES: WHY I VOTED FOR THE DEAL

Tonight, I voted to support the Government’s deal for one reason and one reason alone: it is now the only way to deliver the Brexit that the majority of my constituents voted for.

GILES: HOW I WILL VOTE ON BREXIT THIS WEEK

The Prime Minister announced on 26th February that a series of votes will take place in Parliament over the next few days. The first vote will be on the Government’s deal and may be followed by votes on leaving the EU without an agreement, and whether to seek a short extension to Article 50.