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Why the debate over Labour calling a no confidence vote makes no sense

Some Labour MPs want to win and others want to lose. The problem is, neither group can get what they want

By Steve Bloomfield  

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks during Prime Minister's Questions in the House of Commons, London. Photo: PA

When is the right time for Labour to call a vote of no confidence in the government? According to certain pro-Remain Labour MPs, it was Monday, after May pulled the vote of the Withdrawal Agreement.

No, claimed the leadership’s supporters—that would only serve to unite the Conservatives at a time when they are horrendously split.

This morning, as it emerged that Theresa May was facing a no confidence vote of a very…

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