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West Suffolk Liberal Democrats

Boris to shut down parliament

August 28, 2019 8:26 PM

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced today that he will prorogue (shut down) Parliament. This is an attempt to close down opposition by Parliament to a no-deal Brexit.

A petition "Do not prorogue Parliament" (https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/269157) has just started up on the official parliament.uk website and has already reached 3/4 million signatures. You can visit that link see the latest signature total and add your name to the petition.