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On budget day, PMQs showed a Prime Minister on the back foot—and beholden to her back benches

The most striking image was of stony-faced Conservative MPs glumly looking at their iPhones

By Jay Elwes  

Corbyn went on the attack at today's PMQs. Photo: PA

Jeremy Corbyn decided, finally, to attack the government on Brexit today. He’s not been so keen to go that way at PMQs in recent appearances—but he took a running leap at it today.

He started with the Irish border and the lack of progress there —a comment which will surely have landed hard following Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s comments—before spreading out his attack to go in for the government’s overall competence. In 17 months since Article 50 was triggered,…

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