UK: Parliament Backs Brexit, Labour Faces Historic Defeat in Elections

Photo: Prime Minister Boris Johnson addresses Parliament By Jennifer Kelly On Friday, British Parliament voted in favor of the European Union (EU) “Withdrawal Agreement” Bill by a margin of 358 to 234, bringing the United Kingdom one step closer to leaving the EU in what has been commonly referred to as “Brexit.” The vote comes on the heels of a general election called by Prime … Continue reading UK: Parliament Backs Brexit, Labour Faces Historic Defeat in Elections