Former UK chancellor condemns ‘idiotic’ Brexiteer lines on EU talks

Veteran Tory Ken Clarke last week criticised Britain’s ‘doolally debate’ on Brexit – and argued that politicians’ focus on media headlines has undermined good policymaking, leaving the door open to ‘noisy, loud-mouthed populists’. Matt Ross reports Former UK chancellor Ken Clarke called last week for more realism about the concessions that the UK may be … Continue reading Former UK chancellor condemns ‘idiotic’ Brexiteer lines on EU talks