England voted for Brexit, by 53.4% to 46.6%. Wales also voted for Brexit, with Leave getting 52.5% of the vote and Remain 47.5%. Scotland and Northern Ireland both backed staying in the EU.
Another study on the effects that had already materialised found that by September 2018, the economic costs of the Brexit vote were already 2% of GDP. A September 2018 analysis by the think tank Centre for European Reform showed that the losses amounted to 2.5% of GDP.
The United Kingdom European Union membership referendum, also known as the EU referendum and the Brexit referendum, took place on 23 June 2016 in the United Kingdom (UK) and Gibraltar to gauge support for the country either remaining a member of or leaving the European Union (EU) under the provisions of the European Union Referendum Act 2015 and also the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000. The referendum resulted in a simple majority of 51.9% being in favour of …
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4 days ago · Vote Leave, the official group campaigning for Brexit, falsely claimed that Turkey was about to join the E.U., and that gun-toting Turkish mobsters would be one’s new neighbors.
13 hours ago · Doubts over the vote in parliament have pushed companies to start making plans for a “no deal” Brexit, which some have described as the worst-case scenario that offers no confidence in supply
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire slammed pro-Brexit politicians in the U.K., claiming they lied to the public in the run-up to the 2016 referendum.
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The logic was a free vote of Conservative MPs would take the heat out of the issue and stop it being a vote of confidence in the government. One of the Labour rebels was then Labour MP David Owen
only you can: demand a People’s Vote’ Brexit negotiations are taking us towards a future that nobody voted for… With only a few weeks left to go before MPs are expected to vote on what looks like it will be a bad Brexit deal, now is the time to take action.