BORIS Johnson called on his MPs to back his Internal Market Bill in a late-night phone call, it’s been reported.
BBC Political Editor Laura Kuenssberg tweeted: “PM had a call with Tory peers tonight to try to assuage their fears about the bill.
“Bill sailed thro Commons today, but next week with amendments won’t be so easy, and Lords are gearing up for a fight – one Cabinet minister admitted there is no chance of it getting past the red benches as it stands.”
Meawnhile, BBC Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis has come under fire as furious viewers accused her of “supporting the EU”
She was accused of “bias” following a TV debate in which she pointed out some Tories believe the PM’s Brexit deal breaks international law.
MPs last passed Boris Johnson’s controversial new Brexit Markets bill at its second reading.
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