Theresa May’s UK regional funding slammed as ‘desperate bribe’ for Brexit votes

//Theresa May’s UK regional funding slammed as ‘desperate bribe’ for Brexit votes

Theresa May’s UK regional funding slammed as ‘desperate bribe’ for Brexit votes

British Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled £1.6 billion (US$2.12 billion) in regional development funds on Monday in what opposition MPs dismissed as a “desperate bribe” to persuade them to back her Brexit deal.The money for new jobs and training is mostly directed at northern English areas which backed leaving the European Union and are represented by lawmakers from the main opposition Labour Party.“Communities across the country voted for Brexit as an expression of their desire to see change…

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