Tonight a close call for British Prime Minister Theresa May. The parliamentary party does have confidence. Surviving after members of her own party tried to topple her in a no-confidence vote. This has been a long and challenging day but at the end of it I'm pleased to have received the backing of my colleagues.
The leader of America's closest ally has been under fire for weeks. Her behavior today is just contemptuous. Lawmakers and the public remain deeply divided after the UK voted to divorce from the European Union or brexit. Some still want to have close ties with Europe while some who support brexit are unhappy with the separation deal the Prime Minister negotiated with European leaders. Just yesterday the prime minister admitted she doesn't have the votes in Parliament to pass that brexit deal and the deadline is now three months away.
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He abstained from voting at the end of the debate.
It is part of an effort to recapture the political offensive, at a time when his budget and his economic team are coming under fire in Washington.