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UK opposition Labour vows new Brexit plan

UK opposition Labour vows new Brexit plan

She said voters face a choice between "two nationalistic parties which will tear the United Kingdom apart" in the Conservatives and the SNP and "a Labour Party which will put the people first".

While Mr Corbyn's supporters hope his populist appeal as an outsider could lead to an unexpected shock win, similar to the Brexit vote and the US Presidential victory, he now lies very far behind Theresa May in opinion polls.

The UK could give up the right to do post-Brexit worldwide trade deals if it gets a good agreement with the EU, Labour has suggested.

On average the Queen's Speech, which sets out the government's legislative programme for the year, contains around 20 flagship bills, leaving little room for non-Brexit measures.

"But there is a real risk of Jeremy Corbyn with the support of the SNP and Lib Dems becoming Prime Minister and being in charge of the Brexit negotiations".

While polling suggests it has little chance of wresting power from May's Conservatives, as second-biggest party in parliament it's in the best position to make life harder for the prime minister.

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Remember the opinion polls were wrong in the 2015 general election, they were wrong in the referendum past year. Jeremy Corbyn overcame odds of 200-1 against him by winning Labour's bitter leadership battle a year ago, May noted.

"The Labour Party can not spend all its time trying to rub out yesterday", he said, arguing that Labour must "genuinely accept the result" of last year's referendum.

"And Labour's reluctance to give British people a final say on the terms of any deal shows an utter disregard for democracy".

Sir Keir conceded that in seeking a "reformed" relationship with the single market, or customs union, Labour accepted that rules on free movement of workers could not go on as immigration had been a major factor in the Brexit vote.

May has said that she favors a clean break - leaving the single market and removing the United Kingdom from the obligation to allow unlimited migration from the European Union, known as "freedom of movement". "What we need is smart and flexible". And the customs union is a classic example.

Ms Whelan said: "At the moment you have Labour and the Lib Dems actively campaigning against Brexit, actively campaigning against democracy".

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Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "This poll is welcome news and the Prime Minister needs to listen and agree to all the debates".

Starmer told BBC radio earlier that May's Brexit stance was part of her "rigid" and "reckless " strategy that was alienating European Union negotiators before the talks have started.

Farron said: "Labour's Brexit plan has more holes than a colander". They are failing to protect the United Kingdom economy by dragging the United Kingdom out of the single market. "Instead they chose to abstain".

"The reality is that Brexit eclipses so many other legislative priorities, and will do for years to come", said Daniel Greenberg, a legal adviser on domestic legislation to the lower House of Commons.

Setting out the party's Brexit stance going into the June 8 general election, Starmer called for a "managed migratory system that is premised on what works for the economy and works for our communities". And they should not be used as bargaining chips.

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