Industry responds to May's historic Brexit defeat amid more uncertainty

Pedro Gonçalves
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Theresa May's Brexit deal suffered a crushing defeat on Tuesday night in the House of Commons after MPs rejected the prime minister's flagship policy by an overwhelming 230 votes. With Britain plunged into the deepest political crisis in half a century, the country's exit from the European Union is in disarray. Lawmakers voted 432-202 against her deal, an humiliating defeat for May,  the biggest for any government in modern history, which leaves the UK government at the brink of collapse as opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn tries to force a general election.  The political chaos has put ba...

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