PBS NewsHour

Brexit, Boris and bedlam: Britain 'hobbled' by stalemate

Clip: 09/09/2019 | 4m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

In the United Kingdom, lawmakers rushed to complete work before Parliament disbands, approving a bill that requires Prime Minister Boris Johnson to delay Brexit if he doesn’t have a deal with the European Union by the October 31 deadline. But critics say Johnson’s dismissal of Parliament until mid-October is a ploy to foil anti-Brexit machinations. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports.

Aired: 09/09/19

Rating: NR

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