23 May 2019

Brexit to Trexit? Commons leader quits after May holds on

From Nine To Noon, 9:08 am on 23 May 2019
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UK correspondent Matt Dathan joins us for the latest in British politics: leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom has resigned after Prime Minister Theresa May resisted pressure on her to step aside.

Leadsom's resignation followed a backlash from Conservative MPs against Theresa May's Brexit plan - she's the 36th minister to resign under May's tenure.