12 March 2019

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'Enough is enough. Time for Parliament to stop the circus'

The business response to MPs voting down the Government's Brexit deal by 391 to 242

'Enough is enough. Time for Parliament to stop the circus'

Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General, said:

“Enough is enough. This must be the last day of failed politics.

“A new approach is needed by all parties. Jobs and livelihoods depend on it.

“Extending Article 50 to close the door on a March no-deal is now urgent. It should be as short as realistically possible and backed by a clear plan.

“Conservatives must consign their red lines to history, while Labour must come to the table with a genuine commitment to solutions.

“It’s time for Parliament to stop this circus.”