Jo Stevens Resigns

Shadow Welsh Secretary Jo Stevens is next to quit over Article 50. Wales voted to Leave.

“I believe that leaving is a terrible mistake and I cannot reconcile my overwhelming view that to endorse the step that will make exit inevitable is wrong… “It is with deep regret that this inevitably means I must resign from the shadow cabinet. It has been an honour and a privilege to serve as your shadow secretary of state for Wales, the country where I was born, bred, work and live”

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