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The So-Called 'Hard Brexit'

The world is watching as U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May leads her country out of the European Union.

In Blow To Theresa May, UK Parliament Gives Itself Final Say On Brexit

By Jake Jones | December 13, 2017

Rebellious Conservative MPs were essential in passing the legislation.

Brexit Border Deal Could Threaten The UK Government

By Matt Picht | November 30, 2017

A potential Brexit deal on the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland could cost the U.K. government some crucial supporting votes.

Brexit Is Taking Longer Than Expected — Here's Why

By Samantha Kummerer | October 13, 2017

Negotiations are taking longer than expected between the U.K. and the European Union.

The UK Is Facing Another Financial Setback Because Of Brexit

By Grant Suneson | September 23, 2017

Moody's downgraded the U.K.'s credit rating from Aa1 to Aa2, citing fears that it will have a hard time making trade deals in the wake of Brexit.

Majority Of Brits Don't Want To Lose European Citizenship, Study Finds

By Jake Jones | July 2, 2017

Support for retaining EU citizenship was even higher among younger Brits.

Ireland's New Leader At Odds With His British Counterpart

By Jake Jones | June 14, 2017

He's young, openly gay and conservative. And he has a few tough words for U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May.

The UK Government Is Up For Grabs

By Matt Picht | June 8, 2017

No one party has a majority in Parliament after the U.K.'s snap elections.

EU Wants Spain To Control How Brexit Affects Gibraltar

By Matt Picht | March 31, 2017

The EU's initial proposals for how to negotiate Brexit say Spain should have veto power over any U.K.-EU deals that affect Gibraltar.

Brexit Begins: UK Officially Triggers Talks To Leave The EU

By Matt Picht | March 29, 2017

The U.K. has officially told the European Union it intends to leave the bloc. This procedure formally starts the two-year exit process.

Scottish Parliament Supports Independence Referendum Ahead Of Brexit

By Jake Jones | March 28, 2017

Scotland's Parliament is backing First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's call for a second independence referendum before the U.K. completely leaves the EU.

UK's House Of Lords Throws Up Another Brexit Blockade

By Matt Picht | March 7, 2017

The House of Lords wants Parliament to have a final vote on the eventual Brexit deal separating the U.K. and the EU.

UK Brexit Plans Briefly Blocked In Parliament

By Matt Picht | March 1, 2017

The House of Lords voted to amend a bill authorizing Brexit negotiations, sending it back to the House of Commons.

The UK Parliament Will Get A Chance To Weigh In On Brexit

By Matt Picht | January 24, 2017

A court ruling will give Parliament a vote on the U.K.'s decision to start negotiating an exit from the European Union.

Theresa May Calls For 'Hard Brexit' — Here's What That Means

By Ryan Biek | January 17, 2017

The U.K.'s prime minister laid out her plans for Brexit negotiations.

Here's What's At Stake As The UK Prepares For Brexit Negotiations

By Jake Jones | January 8, 2017

The U.K. is about to start Brexit. The economy and immigration are just a couple of the concerns.

Brexit Was Pretty Bad For The UK's Household Wealth

By Ethan Weston | November 27, 2016

U.K. households lost a total of $1.5 trillion this past year because of Brexit.

EU Members Fear Brexit Will Weaken Europe's Security

By Ryan Biek | November 6, 2016

The U.K. has been sharing its information on terrorism and other security concerns with the rest of the continent through Europol.

A New Court Ruling Puts A Hitch On Brexit Plans

By Lindsey Pulse | November 3, 2016

A high court ruled that the U.K. has to consult Parliament before it moves ahead on Brexit negotiations.

There's A Flaw In Donald Trump's Brexit Analogy

By Matt Picht | October 24, 2016

Donald Trump says he expects to defy the polls with a "Brexit situation." But the pollsters actually got Brexit right.

Can UKIP's New Leader Keep It Relevant After Brexit?

By Matt Picht | September 16, 2016

The party got everything it wanted in the EU referendum — so what's left for it to do now?

Millions Of Brits Petition For A Brexit Redo

By Lindsay Gloor | September 5, 2016

Members of British Parliament debated another vote on Brexit after receiving a petition with more than four million signatures.

Bank of England Tries To Make Brexit Transition As Smooth As Possible

By Matt Picht | August 4, 2016

The Bank of England's unleashing a big stimulus plan to deal with the financial blow caused by the EU referendum.

Brexit May Risk Britain's Health And Science Research

By Ryan Biek | July 17, 2016

Scientific research has been one field where Great Britain has gotten more money out of the EU than its put in.

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