Theresa May Won't Say If Her Brexit Deal Is Better Than Staying In EU

Credit: Wochit News
Published on November 23, 2018 - Duration: 00:57s

Theresa May Won't Say If Her Brexit Deal Is Better Than Staying In EU

Theresa May has repeatedly refused to say whether or not she believes that her Brexit deal will leave the country better off than if the UK had voted to stay in the EU.

Business Insider reports that a called on BBC 5 Live Friday asked May if she could "honestly say" that her deal would leave Britain better off than EU membership.

The prime minister responded that it is "different." She explained, "Actually, it's a different sort of environment and a different approach we will be taking to things.

It's less about whether or not we are in the European Union ... It is about what we do.

Our future is in our hands." May also refused to answer if she would resign if she loses the upcoming parliamentary vote on her deal.

She added, "I believe this is absolutely the right deal for the UK."


You are here

Recent related news from verified sources

UK politicians are wrong to think they can get a better deal than Theresa May, the Irish PM says.
1 week ago • BBC News

Michael Gove, a candidate to replace Britain's Theresa May, said on Monday if he became prime minister he would try to win changes to a Brexit deal by opening...
23 hours ago • Reuters

Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister, said he would withhold a previously agreed 39 billion pound ($50...
1 week ago • WorldNews

Recent related videos from verified sources

UK PM Hopeful Michael Gove Pledges Talks With Germany, Ireland 00:27
Credit: Wochit - Published 23 hours ago 

What The One Thing Nearly All The UK PM Candidates Agree On Is This 00:33
Credit: Wochit News - Published 2 days ago 

Taking Aim At Johnson, British PM Hopefuls Make Brexit Case 00:34
Credit: Wochit News - Published 2 days ago 

Brexit: Jeremy Hunt says he would try to negotiate a new deal 01:41
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Published 2 days ago 

Boris Johnson Vows To Take Britain Out Of The U.K. By Oct 31 00:43
Credit: Wochit News - Published 4 days ago 

Brexit Supporter Johnson Far Ahead In Contest To Replace British PM 00:32
Credit: Wochit News - Published 5 days ago 

Boris Johnson On Prime Minister Path 00:32
Credit: Wochit News - Published 5 days ago 

UK Conservative Party election: First round of voting on Thursday 02:50
Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Published 5 days ago 

You might like