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10 March 2019

The Telegraph: Minister claims 'only two' Cabinet members support Theresa May as she faces growing pressure to quit over Brexit

Theresa May is facing increasing pressure to resign within weeks after it was claimed she has lost the backing of all but two of her Cabinet ministers.

The Prime Minister has already said she will not contest the 2022 general election, but her ministers want her gone by July so that a new leader can conduct the next phase of the Brexit negotiations if Britain avoids a no deal exit.

Members of the Cabinet have privately discussed whether they should tell her at the end of this week that her time is up, after what is expected to be a series of disastrous votes in Parliament.

Mrs May is expected to lose Tuesday's vote on her Brexit deal, with MPs expected to block a no deal Brexit in another vote [...]

Full article on The Telegraph

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