Reid Calculates and Quits the Race

The Mole“, who seems to have good Brownite sources, is claiming that this weekend John Reid assured Brown he was not going to run. Which makes sense. Presumably Reid has been assured of his place in Brown’s cabinet. Guido laid Reid at 10/1 on Betfair on the back of the story.

The John Hutton candidacy looks more likely this morning…

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Expelled Tory MP, Richard Benyon, on the short three-day Programme Motion for the Withdrawal Agreement Bill:

“Whether you had three days, three weeks or three months debating this, you would not hear one original argument that we hadn’t otherwise heard in this process…”


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