IfG in the news

14th June 2019
Yahoo piece on the UK's preparedness for no deal. Quotes Alex Stojanovic, IfG Researcher. 
14th June 2019
Joe Owen, IfG Programme Director, analyses the UK's readiness for a no deal Brexit on 31 October. 
13th June 2019
Financial Times piece on the UK's readiness for no deal. Quotes Joe Owen, IfG Programme Director. 
12th June 2019
THe Spectator mentions the IfG's findings that a new Conservative prime minister determined to take Britain out of the EU without a deal cannot be stopped by Parliament.
12th June 2019
Joe Owen, IfG Programme Director, explains why there is no direct route for Parliament to stop a new PM who is intent on leaving the EU without a deal after MPs rejected Labour's no deal motion. 
11th June 2019
The IfG has warned that asking the Queen to suspend Parliament to push through a no deal Brexit would risk embroiling the monarch in a political conflict.
10th June 2019
GQ piece on TheyWorkForYou and MP's voting history. Quotes Dr Hannah White, IfG Deputy Director. 
10th June 2019
Joe Owen, IfG Programme Director, discusses what a no deal Brexit would mean and whether it is possible to change the Withdrawal Agreement (listen from 47:00). 
9th June 2019
Dr Hannah White, IfG Deputy Director, says suspending Parliament to prevent MPs from making a decision on no deal would amount to a coup and risk bringing the Queen into a terrible conflict.
8th June 2019
Conservative leadership contender Dominic Raab mentions the IfG's analysis on Parliament's ability to stop a no deal Brexit.
8th June 2019
Evening Standard piece on the role of the Queen if Parliament is prorogued over Brexit. Quotes Dr Hannah White, IfG Deputy Director. 
8th June 2019
Dominic Raab, Conservative leadership contender, quotes the IfG's analysis on Parliament's ability to stop a no deal Brexit. 
7th June 2019
The Times article on the Scottish Affairs Committee report on relations between Westminster and Holyrood. Mentions the IfG's Ministers Reflect on Devolution report. 
7th June 2019
Dr Hannah White, IfG Deputy Director, appears on the Today programme to discuss Theresa May's last day as leader of the Conservative Party. 
7th June 2019
CNBC piece on the Prime Minister's withdrawal deal. Quotes Jill Rutter, IfG Programme Director.
7th June 2019
BBC piece on what powers Theresa May still has until a new Conservative Party leader is elected. Quotes Dr Catherine Haddon, IfG Senior Fellow. 
7th June 2019
Dr Hannah White, IfG Deputy Director, says that asking the Queen to suspend Parliament to prevent MPs from blocking no deal would risk embroiling her in a terrible conflict.
6th June 2019
Dr Hannah White, IfG Deputy Director, says proroguing Parliament would amount to a coup against it and risks bringing the Queen into a terrible conflict.
6th June 2019
Dr Catherine Haddon, IfG Senior Fellow, says Dominic Raab's proposal to prorogue Parliament is an extraordinary example of how far politicians now seem prepared to go to twist longstanding parliamentary conventions.
6th June 2019
The Guardian quotes Joe Owen, IfG Programme Director, in this piece on Karen Wheeler’s resignation from HMRC. 
6th June 2019
US News mentions the IfG's explainer on the Conservative Party leadership contenders in this article on Theresa May's resignation. 
5th June 2019
Bronwen Maddox, IfG Director, discusses President Trump's state visit and his comment that the NHS would be on the table in a trade deal with the UK (listen from 56:40).
5th June 2019
The Telegraph reports on the options open to a prime minister intent on pushing through a no deal Brexit. Mentions a comment by Maddy Thimont Jack, IfG Senior Researcher. 
5th June 2019
The IfG has concluded that a sufficiently resolute prime minister could take the UK out of the EU without a deal, regardless of Parliament’s views.

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