Her rant against Prime Minister Theresa May's shock decision to call a new general election on June 8 spread like wildfire across social media and newspapers, who said her comments summed up the mood of the nation.
The motion was approved [press release] by a vote of 522 to 13, which exceeded the necessary two-thirds vote to hold an early election.
The PM surprised allies and opponents on Tuesday when she announced her plan to bring forward an election that was not due until 2020, saying she needed to strengthen her hand in the negotiations which will reshape Britain and Europe.
May, who took office in July after an internal Conservative Party leadership race, wants the election to increase her majority in Parliament and consolidate her power as she faces both pro-EU opposition politicians and hard-core Brexit-backers inside her own party.
The Parliament's backing for snap polls plunged Britain back into political uncertainty weeks before the start of negotiations on leaving the European Union.
A senior European Parliament lawmaker says he hopes that British Prime Minister Theresa May, if strengthened by an election, will show readiness to compromise in Brexit talks.
The Prime Minister has been accused of trying to "run away" from scrutiny as broadcasters appeared set to hold election TV debates despite her refusal to take part.
"That's why we will prove the establishment experts wrong and change the direction of this election - because the British people know that they are the true wealth creators, held back by a system rigged for the wealth extractors".
Political pundits in Britain are also attributing the move as a direct attack on a weakened Opposition, the Labour party under Jeremy Corbyn's leadership.
She added: "People have a unity of objective". What Britain needs now is clarity, and a Prime Minister with a strong mandate to lead us out of the European Union. "I guess people see that this may give Theresa May a better majority", he said.
"On June 8th we must secure a strong mandate for our Prime Minister in her negotiations to Build a Better Britain".
Former Chancellor George Osborne will not be seeking re-election to his Tatton Constituency after he took up a post as editor of the Evening Standard paper in London as well as other jobs. The Lib Dems now have just nine seats in Parliament.
I can 100% positively reassure you that there is one question you are going to be seeing in print, on posters, in social media adverts and be asked personally way, way more than any other question over the next (nearly) two months.
The election will delay the Brexit negotiations, which must be concluded by March 29, 2019.
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says that's not the case.
"But there's always a danger that national politics gets into local elections and people want to make a statement".
She said the country now has a "unity of purpose" and a desire for the government to "get on" with implementing Brexit and "making a success of it".
He was joined by United States Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati and Mexican Football Federation President Decio de Maria . The FC panel examine the arguments for and against a joint 2026 World Cup bid from the USA perspective.
GM called the expropriation of its plant "an illegal judicial seizure of its assets" and vowed legal action to defend itself. The leftist-led Venezuela is facing deepening economic crisis , and the country has already roiled many US companies.
Abe and Pence agreed to hold another "two-plus-two" ministerial-level security dialogue in the near future, the officials said. Pence said at a joint news conference with Jokowi that the US wants to strengthen its strategic partnership with Indonesia.
Achin is located in the foothills of the Spinghar mountain range that serves as a border between Afghanistan and Pakistan. The top USA commander in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, said it was an operational decision to support a joint U.S.
The province will also expand rent control to all private rental units, including those built after 1991. Sousa says investing in real estate is not a bad thing, but he wants speculators to pay their fair share.
The proposed tax hike is meant to reduce the number of smokers in New York City by 160,000 over the next three years. Mayor Bill de Blasio hand delivered Thursday a Pre-K acceptance letter to a child in Brooklyn.
Frein, 33, of Canadensis, Pennsylvania, faces the death penalty for first-degree murder of a law-enforcement officer. The dragnet shut down schools and roads and forced several small towns to cancel trick or treating on Halloween.
Chaffetz said in a text message: "My future plans are not yet finalized but I haven't ruled out the possibility of leaving early". Stewart is a Utah congressman who was being considered for secretary of the Air Force, which would have required him to leave.
The Exploding Heads preview the tense FA Cup semifinals, and Ian Fiveankles feels only finals should be played at Wembley. The team is playing in a good way, exciting football, scoring goals and not conceding not too many goals.
The judge issued a restraining order for the Deliverance EP, meaning it will not be released on April 21st. Prince sings and plays guitar and keyboard on the tracks. "The Estate has not granted permission to Mr.
All in all, I think that Manchester City will win this game but looking at the odds I don't think that this is a good bet to make. And Guardiola gave a frank assessment on the eve of Saturday's game against Hull, saying: "I will be better, definitely".
Heat stay alive, rally to top Cavaliers 124-121 in OT
And not who we've seen them be. "Portland has the first crack, and (the Blazers) will give it everything they have". We've heard time and time again, LeBron (and the Cavs ) can flip the switch any time they want to.