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OTTAWA—How’s that Brexit thing working out for you? One can’t help asking that question of the British these days. In 2016, before the referendum vote to leave the European Union, the United Kingdom was a leading business power, proud of its role as the world’s most important financial centre and blessed with low inflation, an improving employment situation, and the second strongest economy in the G7 after Germany. Two years later, consumer prices are rising, the economy is

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Worst-case scenario gains traction for Brexit-bound U.K.

By Les Whittington      

Prime Minister Theresa May’s career is at stake as the clock ticks down to Britain’s divorce from the European Union.

After losing three cabinet ministers last month, U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May, pictured last fall in Ottawa, faces a possible revolt on her home turf if she countenances further concessions to Brussels, writes Les Whittington. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
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