Will Theresa May quit?
The six month Article 50 extension is hugely damaging to Theresa May’s Premiership.
It is long enough to mean that Britain is likely to have to take part in the European elections on May 22 – until now a clear red line for the Prime Minister.
It also means that Britain could still be in the European Union on June 30, the date on which the Prime herself has staked her leadership.
Her critics will hold her to her own commitment: “As Prime Minister I am not prepared to delay Brexit any further than 30 June.”
When will she go?
Cabinet ministers told The Daily Telegraph that they see May 22 – the date of the European elections – as the time for her to resign.
By then the party…
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