Today's Budget does nothing to address the Brexit squeeze. This is caused by a falling pound and rising inflation, meaning people have less money to spend. With the pound dropping in value by 17%, the cost of imports have gone up, which is starting to push up prices in the shops.
EU doctors and nurses in East Surrey must be given right to stay
The Liberal Democrats have called on Sam Gyimah to ensure thousands EU nationals living in East Surrey are guaranteed the right to remain in Britain, as figures have revealed the extent to which local NHS services rely on EU nationals.
The news comes after the government was defeated in a historic vote in the House of Lords this week, after peers voted for an amendment to guarantee the right of EU citizens to remain in the UK. The issue will now be voted on by MPs, as pressure mounts on the government to change position.
Nick Clegg: Could the Lords give the people the right to vote on Brexit deal?
No one really knows what the EU or the UK will look like in two years. We must be able to make a judgment then
LibDems Fight Tory Government’s Hard Brexit and Demand Final Say for the People
Liberal Democrat MPs moved an amendment to the bill to trigger Article 50 to ensure the final deal on BREXIT would be put before the voters, but this was opposed by Tory and most Labour MPs.
Tim Farron responding to Tony Blair's speech today on Brexit
Tim Farron: Blair's speech shows how badly Corbyn’s Labour has failed as an Opposition.