MPs narrowly vote against taking control over Brexit with indicative voting – Politics live

Hilary Benn plan to enable MPs ‘to find a way forward that can command majority support’ is defeated by 314 votes to 312

The Benn amendment has been defeated by 314 votes to 312 – a majority of two.

This is from the Labour peer Andrew Adonis, who is an arch-remainer.

The defeat of Lucy Powell’s amendment, for an Art 50 extension only to the end of June, is significant & very good. The presumption therefore is that the Commons would support a long extension, which is what we need

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