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#Jacob Rees-Mogg

# jacob-rees-mogg - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg apologises after suggesting Grenfell victims lacked 'common sense'

Rees-Mogg made the comments during an interview with LBC.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Sunday 13 October, 2019

'The clock is ticking': EU warns a lot of work to be done before Brexit deal

He even hinted he may even have to ‘eat my words’ and support a plan close to May’s rejected agreement.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Parnell and Rees-Mogg: The ‘Uncrowned King of Ireland’ and the unworkable British parliament

Historian Donal Fallon writes about Charles Stewart Parnell, and how the Irish Parliamentary Party brought filibustering to Westminster.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Why did Jacob Rees-Mogg drag Parnell into last night's Brexit debate?

The Irish nationalist leader got an unexpected mention from the Tory arch-Brexiteer yesterday evening.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Thursday 29 August, 2019

'It's quite boring actually': Jacob Rees-Mogg defends 'routine' proroguing of parliament

“The arch Remainers who don’t want us to leave the EU have started crying constitutional crisis, but actually they’re crying wolf.”

# jacob-rees-mogg - Friday 26 July, 2019

# jacob-rees-mogg - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg addresses proroguing parliament in his first speech as Leader of the Commons

Rees-Mogg has just given his first statement in the House of Commons as a member of the British government.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Monday 1 April, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg defends sharing video of German far-right leader's speech

The Tory MP said it was not an endorsement, he was simply “pointing out something interesting which is worth watching”.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

'I will fight that vote with everything I've got': Theresa May to face confidence vote in her leadership tonight

A ballot will be held between 6pm and 8pm this evening.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Theresa May facing possible 'no confidence' motion

Forty-eight Conservative MPs need to back the motion in order for a vote to take place.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Leading Brexiteers hit out at 'utterly unacceptable' proposals to avoid hard border on island of Ireland

Reports this evening suggested that Britain has finally agreed a draft Brexit deal with the European Union.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'Your daddy is a horrible person': Protesters criticised for shouting at Jacob Rees-Mogg's children

A video uploaded to Facebook yesterday showed protesters outside the pro-Brexit MP’s home.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Coveney attacks Brexiteer Rees-Mogg over proposal for border checks 'just like during the Troubles'

A video being shared on social media shows the Tory suggesting border inspections after the UK leaves the EU.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Monday 16 July, 2018

May concedes ground to hardline Brexiteers to avoid Commons defeat

The compromise was immediately criticised by pro-European MPs.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Friday 15 June, 2018

Tory MP's 'call Ireland's bluff' comment is just 'scraping the bottom of the barrel'

TDs said today that Jacon Rees-Mogg’s comments were unhelpful and showed a lack of understanding of the issues at hand.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'I would not be as confident as you': May and Brexiteer MP 'in row over who would win a border poll'

The Prime Minister met with Conservative MPs yesterday to discuss future customs arrangements.

# jacob-rees-mogg - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

'I am not a fish-thrower': Rees-Mogg denies involvement in fish-throwing Brexit protest

The planned protest would reportedly see 60 MPs throw fish into the River Thames in front of Westminster.