Rudd says it is not fair to remove the whip from those voting against no deal "a legitimate Conservative position" and not to remove the whip from people who have consistently voted against the Withdrawal Agreement
New: As Cabinet gets underway, I've spoken to Amber Rudd about the mooted deselection policy on Tory rebels. She says: 'I’m really urging the government to think very carefully about taking such a dramatic step.'
Amber Rudd: Government should think ‘very carefully’ on deselections