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I am assuming the Commons will have voted to instruct the government to do something May can't or won't do, so already there will be a Commons majority against May by hypothesis...

The question is not the DUP but whether Tory rebel backbenchers would vote a resolution against the Tory government's wishes, and then vote for May in a confidence motion.

Human preferences are not transitive, as we know, so anything is possible, but...

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman

by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sun Jan 13th, 2019 at 01:22:45 PM EST
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