Jacob Rees-Mogg

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg denies PM misled Queen

Jacob Rees-Mogg denies PM misled Queen

He insisted Boris Johnson “in no way misled” the Queen over the decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks.

Friday, September 6, 2019

Friday, September 6, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg issues apology to doctor opposed to no-deal Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg issues apology to doctor opposed to no-deal Brexit

The Tory MP compared Dr David Nicholl to a disgraced anti-vaxxer, after he spoke of his concerns regarding a no-deal Brexit.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Second motion for general election scheduled

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Second motion for general election scheduled

Jacob Rees-Mogg has confirmed a second attempt to get MPs to back an early general election will take place on Monday.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg faces backlash after lying down in Commons

Jacob Rees-Mogg faces backlash after lying down in Commons

The MP was seen reclining in the chamber, at times with his eyes closed, during an historic Brexit debate last night.

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Backlash over planned protest outside Jacob Rees-Mogg’s home

Backlash over planned protest outside Jacob Rees-Mogg’s home

A Twitter post calling for a protest outside Jacob-Rees Mogg’s country home has been slammed as an invasion of privacy.

Rees-Mogg: EU enthusiasts 'friends of every country but their own'

Rees-Mogg: EU enthusiasts 'friends of every country but their own'

The Commons leader criticised the "eccentric, angry, frustrated, rump who love the EU".

Friday, July 26, 2019

Friday, July 26, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg issues list of 'banned words for staff'

Jacob Rees-Mogg issues list of 'banned words for staff'

The new leader of the House of Commons, Jacob Rees-Mogg, has demanded a return to imperial measurements in a new set of rules for his staff.

Jacob Rees-Mogg: No certainty of an October 31 Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: No certainty of an October 31 Brexit

The House of Commons leader said a delay to Brexit was "highly unlikely", but he refused to rule out the possibility.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

JRM

'Extraordinary' for Hunt to oppose tax cuts for the wealthy

'Extraordinary' for Hunt to oppose tax cuts for the wealthy

Jacob Rees-Mogg said he was surprised that the leadership contender found the idea of lower taxation "controversial".

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Jo Brand's 'tasteless' acid joke 'misfired'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Jo Brand's 'tasteless' acid joke 'misfired'

The Tory MP said the comedian's joke about throwing battery acid at politicians was “tasteless”, but stopped short of demanding the BBC sack her.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Friday, May 31, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Leadership race ‘getting out of control’

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Leadership race ‘getting out of control’

The Tory MP said Conservative Party leadership hopefuls should “think very carefully" about whether they have a serious chance of winning.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg backs Boris Johnson for Tory leader

Jacob Rees-Mogg backs Boris Johnson for Tory leader

Jacob Rees-Mogg backs Boris Johnson for Tory leader

The chairman of the European Research Group has said that he will back Boris Johnson in any upcoming Conservative leadership bid.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Monday, April 15, 2019

Dawn Butler defends David Lammy over Nazi party remark

Dawn Butler defends David Lammy over Nazi party remark

Dawn Butler defends David Lammy over Nazi party remark

The shadow women’s minister has defended fellow Labour MP David Lammy after he refused to back down for comparing the European Research Group to the Nazi party.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s sister announced as Brexit party candidate

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s sister announced as Brexit party candidate

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s sister announced as Brexit party candidate

The sister of Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg is to stand as a candidate for Nigel Farage's new Brexit party in the forthcoming European elections.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg: UKIP's ‘Tommy Robinson-style’ concerns me

Jacob Rees-Mogg: UKIP's ‘Tommy Robinson-style’ concerns me

Jacob Rees-Mogg: UKIP's ‘Tommy Robinson-style’ concerns me

The chairman of the European Research Group has said that he is concerned about the “Tommy Robinson-style” UKIP has adopted in the run up to the European elections.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Monday, April 1, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg AfD

Rees-Mogg denies supporting 'overtly racist' German party

Rees-Mogg denies supporting 'overtly racist' German party

Jacob Rees-Mogg has denied supporting an anti-Islam German party after tweeting a speech by its leader.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I will not stand for the Tory leadership'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I will not stand for the Tory leadership'

The Conservative MP said if he threw his hat in the ring for Conservative leader, it would "be thrown back" at him.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Vote Leave campaign director threatens to set up new political party

Vote Leave's Dominic Cummings threatens to form new political party

Vote Leave's Dominic Cummings threatens to form new political party

The official Leave campaign director has threatened to set up a new political party or campaign group in a fiery blog post.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Remainers would ask for third referendum if they lost again

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Remainers would ask for third referendum if they lost again

The Conservative politician said a second referendum would not be a "solution" to Brexit.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Friday, February 15, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Olly Robbins 'wished to be overheard' saying choice would be May's deal or no Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Olly Robbins 'wished to be overheard' saying choice would be May's deal or no Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Olly Robbins 'wished to be overheard' with Brexit comments

Jacob Rees-Mogg has suggested that Olly Robbins comments that MPs would face a choice between Theresa May's deal or Article 50 being extended were supposed to be overheard

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Plan A+ launch

Institute of Economic Affairs handed formal warning for political bias

Institute of Economic Affairs handed formal warning for political bias

The charitable think tank was handed the warning for the publication of its report 'PLAN A+ Creating a prosperous post-Brexit U.K' and a launch event which was held on the same day.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg: EU refusal to renegotiate is 'kneecapping' the UK for leaving

Jacob Rees-Mogg: EU refusal to renegotiate is 'kneecapping' the UK for leaving

Jacob Rees-Mogg: EU refusal to renegotiate is 'kneecapping' the UK for leaving

Jacob Rees-Mogg said the EU could force the UK into a no deal situation as 'punishment' for wanting to renegotiate the Brexit deal

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Paul Scully MP urges Jacob Rees-Mogg and the ERG to support Brady amendment

Paul Scully MP urges Jacob Rees-Mogg and the ERG to support Brady amendment

Paul Scully MP urges Jacob Rees-Mogg and the ERG to support Brady amendment

Paul Scully, Conservative vice chair in the London region, said Graham Brady's amendment gives a realistic chance of the backstop being renegotiated

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: MPs against no-deal Brexit have 'selective memories'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: MPs against no-deal Brexit have 'selective memories'

The politician claimed MPs who were against a no-deal had forgotten voting for the UK to leave without a deal by default if no deal had been agreed to.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn calls for ‘safe space’ for politicians to debate

Jeremy Corbyn calls for ‘safe space’ for politicians to debate after MP Anna Soubry was called a 'Nazi' by protesters

Jeremy Corbyn calls for ‘safe space’ for politicians to debate

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called for a “safe space” for political debate, after pro-Remain MP Anna Soubry was confronted by protesters outside of Parliament and called a “Nazi”.

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Voting through Finance Bill amendment is 'salvo from a pea-shooter'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Voting through Finance Bill amendment is 'salvo from a pea-shooter'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Finance Bill amendment vote is 'salvo from a pea-shooter'

Jacob Rees-Mogg likened the actions of Tories who voted for the amendment to the Finance Bill to the tactics of Donald Trump, but admitted Brexit may not happen as planned by March 29

Monday, December 24, 2018

Monday, December 24, 2018

talkRADIO's best features of 2018, featuring Michael Gove's social media habits, fake Boris Johnson and a toilet

talkRADIO's best features of 2018, featuring Michael Gove's social media habits, fake Boris Johnson and a toilet

talkRADIO's best features of 2018

We look back over some of talkRADIO's favourite features of 2018

Friday, December 21, 2018

Friday, December 21, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I'd like everyone to agree with me on Brexit for Christmas'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I'd like everyone to agree with me on Brexit for Christmas'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I'd like everyone to agree with me on Brexit for Christmas'

Jacob Rees-Mogg tells Julia Hartley-Brewer what Christmas is like in the Rees-Mogg household

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Only thing confidence vote 'flushed out' were 117 'wise and good Conservatives'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Confidence vote 'flushed out' 117 'wise and good Conservatives'

Jacob Rees-Mogg has hit back against claims from the Chancellor that last night's confidence vote would "flush out extremists" in the party.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: It is in the European Union’s ‘financial interest’ not to ‘punish’ the UK over Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: It is in the European Union’s ‘financial interest’ not to ‘punish’ the UK over Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: It is in the EU’s ‘financial interest’ not to ‘punish' us

Jacob Rees-Mogg has said that the EU is “unlikely” to give the UK a “punishment Brexit” because the UK has a £95bn trade deficit with the EU.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

No-deal Brexit could cost the UK almost 750,000 jobs, claims study

No-deal Brexit could cost the UK almost 750,000 jobs, claims study

No-deal Brexit could cost the UK almost 750,000 jobs, claims study

Almost 750,000 jobs could be lost if the UK leaves the EU without a deal in place, including many in the constituencies of Cabinet members, a new study suggests.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg is not upper class according to Tatler guide

Jacob Rees-Mogg is not upper class according to Tatler guide

Jacob Rees-Mogg is not upper class according to Tatler guide

Tatler Magazine has caused outrage after releasing a guide about how to be upper class in 2019, with extensive lists of dos and donts. 

Monday, December 3, 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018

Olly Robbins confirms backstop concerns as Jacob Rees-Mogg says the EU has the UK 'right where they wanted'

Olly Robbins confirms backstop concerns as Jacob Rees-Mogg says the EU has the UK 'exactly where they wanted'

Olly Robbins confirms backstop concerns to Jacob Rees-Mogg

During a Committee for Exiting the European Union session, Jacob Rees-Mogg quizzed Olly Robbins about his reported comments on the backstop and said it was a favourable situation only for the EU

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'Leaving without a deal is nothing to be frightened of'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: No-deal Brexit 'nothing to be frightened of'

The Conservative MP claimed a no-deal Brexit would give the UK "advantages" it would not have under the Prime Minister's Brexit deal.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Donald Tusk recommends EU leaders accept Brexit deal - but Theresa May still faces opposition at home

Donald Tusk recommends EU leaders accept Brexit deal - but Theresa May still faces opposition at home

Donald Tusk recommends EU leaders accept Brexit deal

Theresa May will meet EU leaders in Brussels, and Donald Tusk has recommended that the deal is accepted. But the Prime Minister still faces opposition at home

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Patience is a virtue, says Jacob Rees-Mogg as no confidence letters fail to come in

Patience is a virtue, says Jacob Rees-Mogg as no confidence letters fail to come in

Patience is a virtue, says Jacob Rees-Mogg as ERG fail to produce 48 letters

Jacob Rees-Mogg's efforts to oust Theresa May appear to have stalled as Tory colleagues failed to back his call for a motion of no confidence in their leader.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018

Which MPs have called for a no confidence vote against Theresa May?

Which MPs have called for a no confidence vote against Theresa May?

Which MPs have called for a no confidence vote against Theresa May?

The threat of a no-confidence vote has been hanging over the Prime Minister since she revealed her proposed EU Withdrawal Agreement. 

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Katie Perrior: There was always going to be ‘bloodshed’ over the final Brexit deal

Katie Perrior: There was always going to be ‘bloodshed’ over the final Brexit deal

Katie Perrior: There was always going to be ‘bloodshed’ over the final EU deal

Former Communications Director for Downing Street, Katie Perrior has said that Parliament knew that when it came to the final deal “there would be some bloodshed”.

Jacob Rees-Mogg threatens to put in a no confidence letter against Theresa May

Jacob Rees-Mogg hands in letter of no confidence against Theresa May

Jacob Rees-Mogg hands in letter of no confidence against Theresa May

The Brexiteer MP Jacob Rees-Mogg has handed in a letter of no confidence against Theresa May following the publication of her EU Withdrawal agreement on Wednesday night.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Take warnings of a post-Brexit disaster with 'a pinch of salt'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Take warnings of a post-Brexit disaster with 'a pinch of salt'

The Conservative MP claimed that warnings of a disaster post-Brexit has been "exaggerated" by remain voters and should be taken "with a pinch of salt".

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Chicken Protestors

Jacob Rees-Mogg calls protestors dressed as chickens 'bird brained'

Jacob Rees-Mogg calls chlorinated chicken protestors 'bird brained'

A group of chicken-suited protestors have been dubbed "bird brained" by the Conservative MP.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg would demand 'best of three' if Remain won second referendum

Jacob Rees-Mogg would demand 'best of three' if Remain won second referendum

Jacob Rees-Mogg would demand 'best of three' if Remain won second referendum

Jacob Rees-Mogg told James Whale Brexiteers would demand a 'best of three' if a second Brexit referendum resulted in a Remain win

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Opinion: Julia Hartley-Brewer's 'safe space' joke got her banned from next year's Labour conference. But nothing should be above poking fun at

Opinion: Julia Hartley-Brewer's 'safe space' joke got her banned from next year's Labour conference. But nothing should be above poking fun at

Opinion: Nothing should be above poking fun at, even safe spaces

Julia Hartley-Brewer has been banned from next year's Labour party conference for making a joke online about safe spaces

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg makes appearance at anti-Brexit 'funeral' protest

Jacob Rees-Mogg makes appearance at anti-Brexit 'funeral' protest

Jacob Rees-Mogg makes appearance at anti-Brexit 'funeral' protest

Our Future, Our Choice staged a demonstration outside the Conservative Party conference where they carried a coffin representing Brexit through the street

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Jacob Rees-Mogg: Labour is showing 'extreme snowflakiness'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Labour is showing 'extreme snowflakiness'

Jacob Rees-Mogg has accused the Labour party of "extreme snowflakiness" after talkRADIO's Julia Hartley-Brewer was banned from future conferences.

Friday, September 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Boris Johnson bashes Brexit again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson bashes Chequers again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson bashes Chequers again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson has used his latest Telegraph column to denounce the Chequers deal again, and set out his alternative plans for Brexit

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'Super Canada Brexit proposals should unite Leavers and Remainers'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'Super Canada Brexit proposals should unite Leavers and Remainers'

Rees-Mogg: 'Super Canada Brexit proposals should unite Leavers and Remainers'

Jacob Rees-Mogg has praised new Brexit proposals from the Institute of Economic Affairs, saying the are a 'compromise' Brexiteers and Remainers could get behind

Thousands of jobs would be lost with a Canada-style Brexit deal, says CBI boss

Thousands of jobs would be lost with a Canada-style Brexit deal, says CBI boss

Thousands of jobs would be lost with a Canada-style Brexit deal, says CBI boss

Thousands of jobs would be lost if the Government agreed to a Canada-style deal with the European Union, CBI director-general has said.

Jacob Res-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Theresa May has been urged to grasp a “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” Canada-style trade deal with the European Union by leading Tory Brexiteers.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

'Chequers goes pop': Remain and Leave-aligned MPs urge Theresa May to come up with a new proposal

'Chequers goes pop': Remain and Leave-aligned MPs urge Theresa May to come up with a new proposal

Remain and Leave-aligned MPs urge Theresa May to come up with a new proposal

As Donald Tusk says Chequers 'will not work', MPs on both sides of the Brexit divide urge Theresa May to come up with another solution

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

News round-up: The week's top stories

News round-up: The week's top stories

News round-up: The week's top stories

In case you missed it, here's our guide to the top news stories over the last week.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

'Corbynistas' encourage 'aggressive action', says Robert Halfon on Jacob Rees-Mogg protest

'Corbynistas' encourage 'aggressive action', says Robert Halfon on Jacob Rees-Mogg protest

'Corbynistas' encourage 'aggressive action', says Robert Halfon

Robert Halfon MP told Julia Hartley-Brewer that 'Corbynistas' encourage aggression against Conservatives

Ian Bone

Ian Bone: Who is the protester who harassed Jacob Rees-Mogg?

Ian Bone: Who is the protester who harassed Jacob Rees-Mogg?

Anarchist protester Ian Bone has come under fire after confronting Jacob Rees-Mogg's children, but who is the man behind the headlines?

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Confronting Rees-Mogg's children was 'really scummy' says Neil Coyle MP

Confronting Rees-Mogg children was 'really scummy' says MP

The approach on Jacob Rees-Mogg's children by protestors was "a really, really scummy thing to do" Neil Coyle MP has said.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Ian Bone to the Rees-Mogg children: 'Your daddy is a totally horrible person'

Ian Bone to the Rees-Mogg children: 'Your daddy is a totally horrible person'

Jacob Rees-Mogg and his family were confronted by protestors outside their London home.

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