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before attacking Cox, a reference to the hotly debated “Brexit” referendum on whether Great Britain should leave the European Union, which Cox vocally opposed.

It was not immediately clear when campaigning for the referendum would resume.

It was not immediately clear when campaigning for the referendum would resume.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called the attack “terrible” but added that she didn’t want to link it to the EU referendum.

All that was left was for voters to approve it in a nationwide referendum on Sunday.

The peace agreement as written cannot be implemented without an approval by referendum, so it will have to be renegotiated.

Speaking to journalists in Havana after Sunday’s referendum results, Timochenko said that his group remains committed to ending the conflict.

Think of David Cameron jacking it all in, abandoning his post after losing the referendum he called to protect his own career.

However, the analytics firm is also under scrutiny over campaigning for the 2016 referendum when Britons voted to leave the European Union.

The rally’s aim was to garner support for a “Yes” vote in the Turkish referendum which would grant the president sweeping new powers.

The United States opposed the referendum as a destabilizing move at a time when all sides in the region are still fighting Islamic State.

A referendum which was conducted by sitting side by side with Mossad has no legitimacy,” he said, referring to the Israeli intelligence agency.

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Tuesday the referendum “is finished and has become a thing of the past”.

University lecturer Salar Othman Ameen blamed the Kurdish authorities for calling the independence referendum prematurely.

The referendum was a catastrophic decision … Our Kurdish leadership was supposed to think of the consequences before moving along with independence vote.

“In the end it depends on each Venezuelan deciding whether to participate or not in struggle to ensure a recall referendum in 2016.”

He led the 2016 referendum campaign to leave the EU and went on to become foreign minister under May.

– Supported “Remain” in 2016 referendum but was previously considered a eurosceptic.

We might have a referendum.

Some are calling for a second referendum — another “people’s vote” to decide the future of Brexit.

Proponents of a second referendum believe that enough voters will have witnessed the Brexit mess and will opt to Remain on a second try.

That group has 90 days to collect 41,000 signatures in order to put that veto referendum on the ballot.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is under pressure from many of his lawmakers to support a second referendum.

The closer we get to no deal, the more important that safety net of a second referendum becomes.

Britons voted 52-48 percent to leave the EU in the 2016 referendum.

“People will be very angry indeed if we had a second referendum and it’s certainly not the government’s policy,” he said.

He led the 2016 referendum campaign to leave the EU and went on to become foreign minister under May.

LONGER-TERM OPTIONS: The route to a second referendum on Brexit – or a People’s Vote – is unclear.

A new referendum can be called only if it is approved by parliament.

He easily won reelection twice, but is blocked by the country’s constitution from running for a fourth time in 2020—hence the referendum.

YouGov is credited widely for accurately predicting the outcome of the Scottish national referendum.

BREAK: @Nigel_Farage tells me: it’s been an extraordinary referendum, exceptionally high turn and looks REMAIN will edge it.

Three years on from the stunning Brexit referendum, the societal split in the U.K. has only gotten deeper.

“I remember just retching.” Sir Craig Oliver recalled about hearing the referendum result.

He led the 2016 referendum campaign to leave the EU and went on to become foreign minister under May.

If Quist wins in a statewide race viewed as a referendum on the bill, Senate Republicans may be less willing to pass it.

Bookmaker William Hill (WMH.L) suspended betting on which year May would leave office and narrowed its odds on a second Brexit referendum to 6/4.

Amendments need approval by two-thirds of both houses of parliament and a majority in a referendum.

Meanwhile, some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum.

Although Cambridge Analytica pitched to Leave.EU, both said that no work was done on the referendum.

The party demanded a referendum only last year to exit the EU, as Britain is doing now.

I was on assignment for my college newspaper, documenting a delegation of students observing a referendum held by a local community.

I witnessed the last referendum before El Salvador completely banned metal mining altogether.

Finally, after all that, a majority of New Yorkers must approve the amendment at a ballot referendum.

Scotland rejected independence from the United Kingdom in 2014 in a bitterly fought independence referendum which still dominates political debate.

This election was just a referendum on who we are as a nation, and we are displeased with the outcome.

He was the only one to support holding a second Brexit referendum.

A referendum on secession last October was ruled illegal by the Constitutional Court.

A little-watched congressional race in North Carolina has become a referendum on women’s future in the Republican Party.

A little-watched congressional race in North Carolina has become a referendum on women’s future in the Republican Party.

Gyimah was the only candidate to support holding a second referendum on Brexit.

The volatility on Wall Street reflects worldwide financial upheaval brought on in the wake of the UK’s referendum.

In 2012, the proposal was finally put to a statewide referendum, where 86 percent of residents approved it.

I would be not against it if Theresa May said rather a second referendum than a no deal …

There have been very few bright moments following Britain’s disastrous decision to leave the European Union in last week’s Brexit referendum.

In a 2014 referendum, Scots voted 55-45 percent against splitting from the United Kingdom.

Hunt voted to remain in the EU in the 2016 referendum.

Across the world, the damage of the referendum is being felt.

Raab campaigned for Brexit ahead of the 2016 referendum on Britain’s EU membership and is a black belt in karate.

Three years after Britons voted narrowly in a referendum to leave the European Union, Britain is still wrangling over how and when to leave.

I’m confident that this takes us significantly closer to delivering what the British people voted for in the referendum,” May told parliament.

It’s allegedly going to become a referendum if it doesn’t pass this year.

The options that have so far gathered most support involve closer ties to the EU, and a second referendum.

But then the referendum was never a simple cost-benefit analysis of EU membership, as the ballot paper may have suggested.

Until after the referendum, I still assumed these were just a small minority of cases.

In the referendum, views of multiculturalism, social liberalism, and globalism were crystallized.

I wish I’d understood sooner that this was only one facet of fighting this referendum.

It’s clear to me now that voters brought a whole range of hopes, concerns, and fears into the polling station on referendum day.

Mathew Shearman volunteered for Britain Stronger in Europe during the UK referendum campaign.

A Labour source said McDonnell was using the term “public vote” to cover both Labour’s preference for a national election or a referendum.

Last October, the group claimed hundreds of thousands of people marched through the city demanding a new referendum.

Brexit threatens to change all that, in what might be the most subtle-yet-far-reaching economic consequence of last week’s national referendum.

This is the other irony, or maybe the worst-kept secret of the European Parliamentary elections: They are very much a referendum on national politics.

Under Michigan law, a bill that includes an appropriation like this cannot be voided through referendum.

Allowing Britain to hold a second Brexit referendum would therefore have very significant time constraints.

His lawyers will argue in their appeal that Bosnian Serbs were “victims” of the referendum and fought in “self-defence”.

Hill died on June 30, a week after the Brexit referendum.

Four leading Colombian pollsters projected the “Sí” (Yes) side would win the referendum with support above 60 percent.

But voters instead backed a referendum that defines marriage as between a man and a woman.

Rights activists called a special law for same-sex marriage “discriminatory” and that the referendum was illegal and against the constitution.

“In the weeks before the referendum, people who favored ‘no’ were called enemies of peace,” he said.

In the June 23, 2016 referendum, 17.4 million voters, or 51.9 percent, backed leaving the EU while 16.1 million, or 48.1 percent, backed staying.

The country gained independence from Sudan in 2011 through a referendum vote.

Before the referendum, Banks financed Leave.EU, a campaign led by Farage who was then the leader of the UK Independence Party.

The country gained independence from Sudan in 2011 through a referendum vote.

Leaders of the U.K.’s official Brexit campaign may have stolen the referendum by cheating, Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie told British lawmakers Tuesday.

Wylie said that the extra spending, which he described as “cheating,” could credibly have swung the referendum for the “Leave” campaign.

Leaders of the U.K.’s official Brexit campaign may have stolen the referendum by cheating, Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie told British lawmakers Tuesday.

Wylie said that the extra spending, which he described as “cheating,” could credibly have swung the referendum for the “Leave” campaign.

Unlike the rest of Britain’s economy, the job market has performed strongly since the Brexit referendum in 2016.

As a result, elections these days, at every level of government, increasingly operate as a singular referendum on the president.

Throughout the referendum campaign, remaniacs constantly talked Britain down, believing we were too small and too pathetic to succeed outside of the EU.

Prior to the Brexit referendum, Britain was ahead, or at least in line with OECD averages.

But that changed last year, when a referendum led by Erdoğan’s party overturned the existing government structure.

While the referendum was non-binding, Prime Minister Mark Rutte pledged to take the outcome seriously.

While the referendum was non-binding, Prime Minister Mark Rutte pledged to take the outcome seriously.

“Voters have given a clear signal,” the group’s director Hans de Zwart said in response to the referendum results.

Following the EU referendum of 2016, no genuine effort was made to build a cross party, let alone a national consensus to deliver Brexit.

There is but a smattering of small-scale meme factories, many largely abandoned since the Brexit referendum last year.

López Obrador justified scrapping it by pointing to the results of a referendum that drew just one percent of voters.

In the run-up to the referendum, many in higher education raised concerns that British academics could potentially find themselves cut out of E.U.

Switzerland saw its participation in Horizon 2020 reduced after the passage of a 2014 referendum limiting immigration.

My position on this issue is well-known, but 52 percent of voters in the referendum disagreed.

I want to be absolutely clear – this government will never accept a second referendum.

“I now call on the Labour leadership to rule out a second referendum and stop trying to frustrate the Brexit process.

They’re calling for not only a second referendum but a general election.

The campaign was launched in nervous anticipation of the UK’s impending EU referendum on June 23rd.

The final day to register to vote for UK voters is June 7, the referendum is on June 23.

Democrats believe that if they can turn Ryan’s bill into a referendum on Medicare, it will die.

People danced in Dublin’s streets when Ireland became the first country in the world to vote through marriage equality by referendum.

“There are three core reasons why we support this referendum,” Ikard said.

Possible justifications could be a second referendum on leaving the EU, or a general election.

Johnson and Hunt are against a second referendum.

Some want another referendum.

Like most global leaders, Clinton had expressed support for the “Remain” camp throughout the referendum.

The index fell to minus 9 in the days after the shock referendum result, down from minus 1 previously.

Baghdad did little to challenge the arrangement until its October offensive, launched to punish the Kurds for their Sept. 25 independence referendum.

The KRG and the Shi’ite-led central government in Baghdad are at loggerheads since a Kurdish independence referendum held last month in northern Iraq.

The biggest problem is that the Republican primary isn’t a referendum: to Trump or not to Trump?

The number of Britons enquiring about Polish passports has rocketed by 10,000 per cent since the EU referendum, according to the Polish Embassy.

“Since the referendum we’ve had 280 emails and around 700 phone calls so it’s been a big number.

Things in the British economy certainly were not looking perfect before the referendum, but a wide variety of indicators pointed to a consistent strengthening.

Tensions have been climbing in Catalonia since it went ahead on Oct. 1 with an independence referendum that Madrid had deemed unconstitutional.

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A proposal to hold a confirmatory referendum on any deal got the most votes, but was defeated by 292-280.

But it will also increase pressure on Labour’s Corbyn to come out explicitly for a second referendum on EU membership.

The Liberal Democrats, who campaigned under the slogan “Bollocks to Brexit”, oppose Brexit and want a second referendum to stop it.

Brexit supporters say a second referendum would trigger a major constitutional crisis, and possibly even public disorder.

Just the third referendum in British history, much of the debate has been dominated by immigration and the economy.

For a referendum, it must collect 4.7 million signatures – a tenth of registered voters in France.

Just the third referendum in British history, much of the debate has been dominated by immigration and the economy.

Volatility has risen again, especially with the outcome of the British referendum on the UK’s future in Europe.

A referendum to end government plunder must happen.

Even after the result, Blair argued that a second referendum should not be ruled out.

Even after the result, Blair argued that a second referendum should not be ruled out.

Some suspect Sky, owned by conservative media mogul Rupert Murdoch, specifically doesn’t want to air Oliver’s anti-Brexit rhetoric before the referendum is over.

John Oliver does a piece on #Brexit but mysteriously the episode will not be shown on Murdoch owned @skyatlantic until after referendum.

We’re still, in a sense, fighting the referendum.

They see this as a proxy for getting to a second referendum.

And what about all this talk of a second referendum?

We might have a referendum.

Of course, you could get a referendum.

It will be very, very hard because you would need government to move a bill to say there is a referendum.

The polling is close, and we’re uncertain about how such a referendum would go.

We have a constitutional crisis brewing in Scotland that was brewing before the referendum because of their referendum on independence.

And even before the Brexit referendum, there was a crisis brewing in Northern Ireland.

Supporters of another referendum think parliament could call such a vote if the government was in turmoil.

Brexit supporters have warned that a second referendum on membership of the EU would trigger a major constitutional crisis in Britain with uncertain consequences.

Tuesday’s election marks the first time voters have overturned a right-to-work law through a ballot referendum since Ohio did something similar in 2011.

They built a massive campaign to defeat the Republican law, gathering 300,000 signatures to put the referendum on the ballot.

But that changed in 2017, when a referendum led by Erdoğan’s party overturned the existing government structure.

Meanwhile, the Trump administration has effectively turned this issue into a referendum on Turkey’s relationship with NATO writ large, and America in particular.

Of course these presidents were put through the ringer, but their actions did not sound the call for a referendum on white male presidents.

Instead of ushering in a new era of gender equality, Clinton’s presidency could become a referendum on female leadership.

But a majority wanted a referendum to be held, and the violent police crackdown angered Catalans across the divide.

Just hours after results came in, Scotland floated the potential for another independence referendum.

Catalan officials released preliminary referendum results showing 90 percent support in favour of breaking away.

“I think an independence referendum is now highly likely.”

Under Venezuela’s constitution, the president can be removed with a recall referendum.

Just hours after results came in, Scotland floated the potential for another independence referendum.

Yet the president remains defiant, responding: “Let them call a recall referendum and then the people will decide.”

“I think an independence referendum is now highly likely.”

Financial markets are already taking a hit in the run up to the referendum.

“Uncertainty about the referendum has begun to hold back UK growth, and concerns are rising in European economies.

“We should have a referendum about a ‘Nexit’ as soon as possible.”

Democrats won control of the House from Republicans in the Nov. 6 congressional elections widely seen as a referendum on President Donald Trump.

The rumor is that Cameron wants to hold the EU referendum on June 23.

The morning after the UK’s Brexit referendum, in which Britain voted to leave the European Union, Prime Minister David Cameron tendered his resignation.

That meant a referendum on Europe.

In June 2012, Cameron floated the idea of a referendum on renegotiating Britain’s relationship with the EU.

He assumed that a moderate step would satisfy the Euroskeptics, when in reality they wouldn’t stop until a full Brexit referendum was held.

“From that moment the issue became when, not whether, Cameron would pledge a referendum as Tory policy,” Kettle writes.

In January 2013, Cameron formally committed to holding a Brexit referendum if the Tories won a full majority in the 2015 elections.

Violence broke out early Sunday morning between Spanish police and Catalan separatists attempting to cast a ballot in a referendum on independence from Spain.

It was the fifth time the island has held a referendum on whether to join the republic.

That was mostly the result of a boycott from the anti-statehood political groups, who were upset with the wording of the referendum.

Earlier this summer, Catalan regional officials announced they would hold a referendum on creating a Catalan autonomous state from Spain on October 1.

But the anti-statehood party still didn’t like the wording, and boycotted the referendum.

pic.twitter.com/AUX5K8UhIk The results of the referendum are due Sunday afternoon.

“We do not agree on the best way of delivering our shared commitment to honor the rest of the referendum,” she said.

“We do not agree on the best way of delivering our shared commitment to honor the rest of the referendum,” she said.

Joining the pile-on, the U.K. became the first country to exit the EU, by way of a controversial referendum in June.

Joining the pile-on, the U.K. became the first country to exit the EU, by way of a controversial referendum in June.

(The Scottish referendum ballot in 2014 was even clearer: “Should Scotland be an independent country?”)

If Quist wins in a statewide race viewed as a referendum on the bill, Senate Republicans may be less willing to pass it.

Spanish courts have ruled the referendum illegal, but Puigdemont says the result is binding and must be obeyed.

So laws improving conditions for animals are likely to need a direct referendum to have much chance of success.

Merche, 55, who voted for secession in the referendum, said she was tired of the political to-and-fro.

Greece held a referendum of its own in July 2015 that overwhelmingly rejected the terms of an economic rescue package offered by international lenders.

Prime Minister May, meanwhile, continues to push for her deal, saying it is the only Brexit that delivers on the referendum result.

“It falls short of any kind of real transparency,” Craig Dwyer, co-founder of the Transparency referendum Initiative, told VICE News.

On Sunday, the party’s finance spokesman John McDonnell told BBC TV he wanted to campaign to remain if there were a second referendum.

Over 64 percent of eligible voters cast their ballot, one of the highest ever for a referendum.

Assange is calling for Britain to leave the EU in Thursday’s referendum on its membership of the bloc.

That referendum seems to come down to Rouhani’s most controversial policies: his nuclear deal and his economic opening.

It has rebounded more than 22% from its post-vote low on June 27, the Monday after the referendum.

The referendum passed in October with a clear majority, though critics accused the government of voter fraud.

Unlike previous elections and the fall referendum, the opposition did not call for a voter boycott.

But Democrats have a referendum on their hands too.

In 2018, however, the midterm elections serve as a referendum on Trump’s agenda.

He said Corbyn’s only other demand was the option for a second referendum on any Brexit deal agreed by lawmakers.

Last October, the group claimed hundreds of thousands of people marched through the city demanding a new referendum.

In a referendum in 2012, Michigan voters chose to throw out the law.

Regional tensions have escalated in recent weeks after Kurds voted for independence from Iraq in a September referendum.

Regional tensions have escalated in recent weeks after Kurds voted for independence from Iraq in a September referendum.

The Kurdish Regional Government has been locked in a standoff with Baghdad since the Sept. 25 independence referendum.

To say this is a referendum on Europe is not an exaggeration.

Last October, the group claimed hundreds of thousands of people marched through the city demanding a new referendum.

Halifax’s measure of annual house price growth had been growing by nearly 10% a year at the time of the 2016 referendum.

The second, and far more troubling, source of concern is the nature of the referendum itself.

The Republicans are demanding that the bill be voted on in a state referendum rather than being implemented by the legislature.

The Republicans are demanding that the bill be voted on in a state referendum rather than being implemented by the legislature.

This year, in an election billed as a referendum on President Donald Trump, Trump lost — but only barely.

Turnout was under 40 percent in Sunday’s referendum, which polls had predicted would easily ratify the accord.

Turnout was under 40 percent in Sunday’s referendum, which polls had predicted would easily ratify the accord.

Evangelicals are maybe the single cohort most loyal to Trump and therefore crucial in midterm elections, which will be a referendum on the president.

Three years after Britons voted narrowly in a referendum to leave the European Union, Britain is still wrangling over how and when to leave.

Does it want to hold a second referendum?

MU: There may be another referendum on Puerto Rico’s statehood this year.

Michael Ceraso, who ran Sanders’ operation in California, said the primary will be a referendum on the state’s political priorities.

Brexit The UK referendum vote on whether to remain in or leave the European Union is slated for Thursday.

May has resisted such a vote at all turns, suggesting it’s undemocratic and effectively voids the outcome of the 2016 referendum.

But a second referendum is enormously risky, and it’s not clear what it would ask: a vote on May’s Brexit deal?

The Brexit debate has paralyzed British politics, and the myriad outcomes — second referendum!

“If Britain decides to hold a second Brexit referendum, we will extend again, even in June.

He led the 2016 referendum campaign to leave the EU and went on to become foreign minister under May.

Several neighboring countries criticized Spain’s use of force to disrupt Catalonia’s Oct. 1 independence referendum, which had been banned by Madrid.

Clegg said any claim that that data was used in the Brexit referendum was also false.

Britain’s labor market has been one of the strengths of the economy since the 2016 Brexit referendum.

This is where the elusive second referendum comes in, essentially a public vote on the future of Brexit.

It was the fifth time the island has held a non-binding referendum on whether to join the republic.

That was mostly the result of a boycott from the anti-statehood political groups, who were upset with the wording of the referendum.

You see, the Brexit referendum actually wasn’t a binding vote.

Missouri’s constitution gives citizens the right to veto a newly enacted laws by referendum.

The pro-EU Liberal Democrats, the most popular party to explicitly call for a second referendum to reverse Brexit, are on 12%.

Seventy-eight percent of the 5.2 million eligible voters turned out to vote, Erbil-based Rudaw TV said, citing the Independent High Elections and referendum Commission.

He is accused of defying court orders by failing to stop the referendum.

She returned to Chile in 1992, four years after a national referendum forced Pinochet out of office and two years after democracy was reestablished.

“Since the referendum we have been living in a state of constant fear,” she said.

This week Venezuelans are lining up to validate their signatures on a recall referendum for President Maduro.

The Brexit referendum’s victory, however, is a clear mandate for the Euroskeptics.

Last year, he refused to rule out supporting the Leave side in the 2016 referendum.

Rousseff has hinted that, should the senators defy projections and vote against impeachment, she will call a referendum on whether to hold new elections.

Ever the bellwethers for this kind of upheaval, artists have taken to social media to voice their thoughts on the referendum.

LONDON — The Leave campaign won last year’s Brexit referendum because of elderly people “obsessed” with immigration, according to Sir Vince Cable.

A referendum in favour of a republic would only be the start.

In January 2013, Cameron gave a speech promising to hold just such a referendum if the Tories won Britain’s 2015 election.

Scotland First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has already said that she wants to see a second referendum on Scottish independence.

We value the enormous contribution you make to our city and that will not change as a result of this referendum.”

“Response to the winning design is roughly divided according to how people voted in the Brexit referendum,” he explains.

The House of Commons will debate a petition for a second EU referendum on 5 September.

The law of the referendum foresees a unilateral declaration of independence by the regional parliament of Catalonia if the majority votes to leave Spain.

It has only been nine months since the referendum, but in that time the world has become strange and unfamiliar.

In response to the petition, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office stated: “The EU referendum Act received Royal Assent in December 2015.

The “Leave” campaign won the British referendum on Brexit last week by talking more like Donald Trump.

It’s unlikely that they would have won the referendum that way.

The entire race was effectively a referendum on Silicon Valley.

“The debate is more rancorous now than it was in the run-up to the (2016) referendum,” she said, declining to give her surname.

The United States has taken the side of the Iraqi government in refusing to recognize the validity of the referendum.

The Kurdistan Regional Government included it in the independence referendum held on Monday.

To call a referendum and make those changes, he needs the blessing of Bahçeli’s party.

To call a referendum and make those changes, he needs the blessing of Bahçeli’s party.

“The prospects of a second referendum have advanced considerably,” the Financial Times’s Robert Shrimsley writes.

This might be the only option, though, if there needs to be a general election or a second referendum.

In the referendum, 15.2 million English voted to leave the EU, and 13.3 million voted to remain.

Lee, who was too young to vote in the referendum, says Brexit was a betrayal of young people’s future by older voters.

Brits vote in an in-out referendum on June 23.

CAIRO (Reuters) – Voting began on Saturday in Egypt in a referendum on proposed constitutional amendments that would extend President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s rule.

If Scotland had left the UK in 2014 when the referendum was conducted, then its economy would have been killed off.

The one time it did show some semblance of sovereignty or power was at its referendum on the bailout.

Calls for a new independence referendum in Scotland have grown since the Brexit vote.

Scotland rejected independence by a 55-45% majority in a 2014 referendum.

Missouri’s constitution gives citizens the right to veto a newly enacted laws by referendum.

Full Medicaid expansion was to be covered entirely by the sales tax increase that was already passed as part of the ballot referendum.

Litigation was likely to follow anyway from supporters of the ballot referendum if Utah Republicans move ahead with their plan.

The measure is meant as a retaliation against the independence referendum held by the KRG in northern Iraq on Monday.

There was no need to have a referendum.

The Kurds say the referendum acknowledges their contribution in confronting Islamic State after it overwhelmed the Iraqi army.

Britain will make a momentous choice in the June 23 referendum on whether to stay in the European Union.

The people of Greece twice voted for the anti-austerity Syriza party and once voted in a national referendum to reject the EU bailout terms.

One of the key arguments during the 2014 Scottish Independence referendum was that the country would lose EU membership if it left the UK.

It cut the probability of a second referendum to 5 percent from 15 percent.

They hope it could pave the way for a potential second Brexit referendum, giving voters the option to remain in the EU.

Under Venezuela’s constitution, the president can be removed with a recall referendum.

Kept unchanged its view of a 20 percent chance of a no-deal Brexit and a 35 percent chance of a second Brexit referendum.

Yet the president remains defiant, responding: “Let them call a recall referendum and then the people will decide.”

2016 is a referendum.

On October 1, the Catalan regional government barreled ahead with an independence referendum the Spanish central government had declared illegal.

Violence aside, the region was deeply divided on the referendum.

A referendum on our identity as a nation and as a people.

The Syrian people would get a chance to vote on that document in a popular referendum in January 2017, according to the timeline.

May said some in parliament were trying to frustrate Brexit and that she did not think another referendum on Brexit was the right course.

But he’s taking a keen interest in a vote happening 4,300 miles away: Ireland’s historic referendum to legalize abortion.

But he’s taking a keen interest in a vote happening 4,300 miles away: Ireland’s historic referendum to legalize abortion.

“Obviously I regret that we lost that referendum.

People walk past graffiti on Pearse Street in Dublin, calling for a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland.

Torres has said she will organize a referendum on whether to allow the U.N. body to remain.

He was a major donor to the unsuccessful Remain campaign in June’s referendum of Britain’s membership of the European Union.

He was a prominent donor to the pro-EU group Stronger in Europe ahead of June’s referendum on EU membership.

It’s a real referendum on this administration that Ted Cruz, who otherwise would be a captivating and mesmerizing figure, is just a nobody.

A delay would increase the chances of a reversal of Brexit, especially as the opposition Labour Party is tilting towards supporting another referendum.

On Sunday, October 1, millions of Catalans plan to vote in a referendum to decide whether Catalonia should split from Spain.

But the tilt towards another referendum raises problems for Labour, many of whose traditional voters backed Brexit.

Meanwhile, the Catalan regional government promised that whatever happens, the referendum will take place.

But the referendum itself is currently under investigation by the constitutional court, and the rules that normally regulate an election have been suspended.

The day of the referendum result, various far-right organizations took to the street in celebration.

The problem is, though, that a lot of people still think they just voted in a referendum on immigration.

Second, that the EU referendum was not a root cause of racism and xenophobia.

In the EU referendum, these same areas skewed heavily toward Leave.

The Catalan groups want a referendum on independence included on the agenda, which Madrid will not accept.

There’s been growing support for a second referendum — it has cross-party support in Parliament, but not quite a majority.

May has resisted such a vote at all turns, suggesting it’s undemocratic and effectively voids the outcome of the 2016 referendum.

But a second referendum is enormously risky, and it’s not clear what it would ask: a vote on May’s Brexit deal?

The political chaos has fueled renewed calls from so-called Remainers for a second, do-over referendum, choosing between May’s deal and cancelling Brexit.

The results of at least one EU referendum phone poll are expected to be released this week — probably more.

Republicans are also making their party’s gubernatorial nominating contest in Florida a national referendum on conservative politics.

It’s for this reason that all eyes should be on the results of this week’s EU referendum phone polls.

Madrid apologized for the first time on Friday for police use of violence in trying to hinder a weekend referendum it had declared illegal.

Spain made a conciliatory gesture in apologizing for Sunday’s referendum violence, where Spanish police used batons and rubber bullets to stop people voting.

By now, most of the world knows what happened during Catalonia’s October 1st referendum on independence from Spain.

Spain’s wealthiest region held a controversial independence referendum on Sunday that has plunged the country into political chaos — and sparked outright violence.

The Idaho ballot referendum passed overwhelmingly in November, 61 percent to 39 percent.

Litigation was likely to follow anyway from supporters of the ballot referendum if Utah Republicans move ahead with their plan.

This week’s midterms, in particular, were framed as a referendum on and a lifetime for American democracy.

Opponents of secession largely boycotted the Oct. 1 referendum, when participants voted overwhelmingly for independence on a turnout of 43 percent.

And for me that means five things: First, the agreement we reach with the EU must respect the referendum.

He has tried to explicitly turn the GOP’s Alabama Senate primary into a referendum on McConnell’s leadership.

On June 23, the British people, in their infinite wisdom, will vote on whether to leave the European Union — the so-called “Brexit” referendum.

So what is at stake for America in the Brexit referendum?

In the UK, that revolt has taken the form of the Brexit referendum.

Last but not least, Ohio voters have been asked to weigh in on a gerrymandering reform referendum.

“But I would also just ask her to consider this: It wouldn’t be possible to hold a referendum before March 29 of next year.

The memorial service comes three days before Britain holds its referendum on EU membership.

Read “Campaigning resumes in Britain’s EU referendum following murder of Labor MP Cox”

Something changed in Britain after the referendum.

He was in little doubt that the referendum was the reason.

“We cannot divorce the country’s reaction to the referendum and the increase in hate crime reporting.”

In the days after the referendum, several campaigns emerged on social media to highlight the scale of the backlash being seen against immigrants.

She told me she believes the rhetoric used during the referendum campaign—and the subsequent victory for Leave—paved the way for the abuse.

I send her a message asking if we can chat about her views on what should happen to immigrants after the referendum vote.

The highest concentration of these updates occurred on the referendum date itself.

Police figures suggest the rise in reported hate crimes after the referendum is starting to decline.

“This happened to me years ago once before, but since the EU referendum that’s when it started again,” he told me.

Two weeks after the referendum, when visiting Newcastle city centre with his family, four men shouted racial abuse, calling them “pakis.”

The referendum result has really brought out the worst in people.

If you get a second referendum, you’ll know how they feel.

Let’s get real about what the referendum was.

Asked if the government was preparing for a vote, education minister Damian Hinds told Sky News: “No, a second referendum would be divisive.

The opposition has cried fraud in the past without demonstrating evidence of it, including after a 2004 recall referendum that Chavez won.

For those who don’t make a decision, the default will be whatever the majority of people in your region selected, like a referendum.

(The participation rate in the referendum proved to be a dazzling 85 percent or more, so calls for mobilization seemed to have worked.)

“This is an extremely important referendum,” he told VICE News.

Like many recent elections across Europe, particularly the Brexit referendum, this was less about left-right economic issues and more about a deep cultural divide.

The referendum result was split 55 to 45%, highlighting a deep division within the country.

Third, and arguably most importantly, the two candidates turned the election into a kind of referendum on American race relations.

“The government will therefore include in the Withdrawal Agreement Bill at introduction a requirement to vote on whether to hold a second referendum.

The referendum asked voters whether to uphold the ban on the death penalty or to repeal the law banning the death penalty.

Carles Puigdemont on Tuesday will make his first address to the regional parliament since the disputed Oct. 1 referendum.

Some raced to acquire new passports after the referendum.

Carles Puigdemont on Tuesday will make his first address to the regional parliament since the disputed Oct. 1 referendum.

Still, the race did serve as Democrats’ first referendum on their direction in the post-Obama/Clinton era.

Spanish courts have ruled the referendum unconstitutional, but Puigdemont says the result is binding and must be obeyed.

Some British parliamentarians want a second referendum, believing it would show Britons now wanted to stay.

The comments were the Kremlin’s first reaction after an independence referendum in Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdish region showed strong support for a split.

Peskov also confirmed that Russian President Vladimir had discussed the referendum in phone conversations with the leaders of Turkey and Iran on Monday.

The People’s Vote campaign said in a report that lawmakers should amend that motion by calling for another referendum.

Both major political parties are committed to leaving the EU in accordance with the 2016 referendum.

The referendum was condemned by neighboring Turkey and Iran, which fear it will embolden independence demands by their Kurdish populations.

A referendum bill will be drafted in the coming weeks and the final wording of the vote will likely be announced in March.

Still, surveys since the referendum suggest views on Brexit have not changed dramatically over the last two years.

Both houses of the Irish parliament will need to pass the bill, approving the referendum.

A recent survey by the Irish Times suggested there are comfortable majorities in both houses for a referendum.

“Modern, accessible and compassionate abortion care must be a guaranteed outcome of the referendum passing, that is non-negotiable,” Kavanagh said in an emailed statement.

08, 2017 in Dublin city center, to seek a referendum on repealing the eighth amendment.

The man who fatally shot Laquan McDonald in 2014 takes the stand; Macedonia’s name-change referendum fails due to low voter turnout.

There are many trans women like me who share my political views and who will say “yes” in the referendum.

If we see “no” on the referendum maybe we can march this year.

For me, a “yes” result on the referendum doesn’t just affect LGBT rights—it represents a war against society.

Ireland voted on a referendum to decide whether to abolish the Eighth Amendment, which makes abortions illegal.

LONDON (Reuters) – Theresa May took over as prime minister when David Cameron bowed out, defeated in the Brexit referendum of June 2016.

Brexiteers largely oppose any sort of customs arrangement with the EU after Brexit, and most don’t want to attempt a second referendum.

After farm conditions, the big question in the Massachusetts referendum comes down to cost — a relative value that depends on one’s personal wealth.

“As we get closer to a referendum, the division between those on both sides of this issue has continued to deepen,” explains Dyas.

But a majority wanted a referendum to be held, and the violent police crackdown angered Catalans across the divide.

Clegg said any claim that that data was used in the Brexit referendum was also false.

Full Medicaid expansion was to be covered entirely by the sales tax increase that was already passed as part of the ballot referendum.

Litigation was likely to follow anyway from supporters of the ballot referendum if Utah Republicans move ahead with their plan.

As with the gay marriage referendum, those using the #hometovote hashtag on Twitter appeared overwhelmingly to back change.

We held a referendum in strict compliance with the UN Charter and international legislation.

“Delaying for many months in the hope of a second referendum will simply divide the country further and add uncertainty for business.

Scotland is already planning to hold another independence referendum, and seeing devolution curtailed would make its success much more likely.

Scenario 2: Dawdle on invoking Article 50 by having another referendum.

surged after the referendum.

And more than 2 million have signed a petition calling for a second referendum.

Polls indicate there has been no major shift in the views of Britons since the referendum, when 52 percent voted to leave the EU.

He upset some Europeans before Britain’s Brexit referendum by comparing the goals of the EU with those of Adolf Hitler and Napoleon.

He was considered a favourite for the top job when David Cameron resigned after the 2016 referendum.

He won the referendum by a huge margin.

In 2016, he blocked an attempt to hold a referendum on whether he should be recalled.

So in 2017, the Catalan government called for an independence referendum, and even though turnout was low, voters opted to secede from Spain.

Blackrock also noted that David Cameron could lose control of the Conservative party, whatever the result of the referendum.

Labour has said if it fails to trigger an election then it will look at the possibility of supporting another referendum.

“I became prime minister immediately after that referendum,” May said.

Maybe we should have a citywide referendum.

Many would-be voters believed the referendum itself was an undemocratic measure imposed upon them by a slim majority of secessionists in the regional government.

Iraqi Kurds overwhelmingly backed independence in the historic referendum on Monday, defying neighbors, including Turkey, who fear the vote could renew regional conflict.

Hunt voted to remain in the EU in the referendum.

It fears the referendum will inflame separatist tensions at home.

Raab campaigned for Brexit ahead of the referendum and is a black belt in karate.

The deal was narrowly rejected in a referendum before Congress finally approved a modified version.

Activists say the repression has worsened ahead of the August 7 referendum on the country’s draft Constitution.

The referendum Act Rome mentioned was passed earlier this year and prevents people from campaigning against the draft Constitution.

Thai citizens voting in the referendum on August 7 will also have to put their thumbprint on the ballot.

“Does it makes sense to have a referendum on articles in the constitution without studying these articles and for whose interest?

Protesters said Tsai’s government should push back against Beijing, and advocated a referendum on independence to avoid being “swallowed up”.

Meanwhile, Britain continues to march toward Brexit following the shocking referendum vote to leave the European Union two years ago.

MILAN (Reuters Breakingviews) – Switzerland can afford to gamble on its own European Union referendum.

Under the Swiss direct democracy system, any accord is likely to be subject to a referendum.

Losing a referendum on the EU deal might be embarrassing for the government.

No referendum veto The Scottish government have stated that they would need to seek approval from Westminster before holding a second referendum.

In the UK, the Independence Party (UKIP) just led the winning referendum campaign — Brexit — in support of Britain leaving the European Union.

The prime minister has repeatedly refused to rule out vetoing a second referendum.

May could decide to approve a referendum but only after Britain has left the EU in 2019.

In Colorado, voters rejected a single-payer ballot referendum by a nearly 60-point margin.

Cameron declared victory, brought that deal back to London, and lost the referendum anyway.

Practical complications abound with a second referendum.

Supporters of a second referendum will seize on that opportunity to build their case.

But nearly three-quarters of people in the region believe a referendum on the issue should be held.

In January 2018, Prime Minister Varadkar vowed to hold a referendum in May on repealing the Eighth Amendment — and followed through on that promise.

The UK held the Brexit referendum on June 23, 2016.

There is certainly a case against the EU and its regulations, but emotion and nostalgia largely fueled the referendum campaign, especially among Leave proponents.

Cameron, who supported the Remain campaign, resigned after the referendum.

In the 2016 referendum, 51.9 percent voted to leave the EU while 48.1 percent voted to stay.

May has said there will be no second referendum on Brexit.

That’s in large part due to the lack of clarity in the 2016 referendum on what “leave” actually meant.

A second referendum, or “confirmatory public vote” as it’s also being called, would put the Brexit question back to the people.

Advocates for a second referendum say that during the 2016 referendum, the consequences and realities of Brexit were opaque.

May has resisted a second referendum, saying the people spoke in 2016 and voted to leave.

Another is what the referendum should ask.

That same argument applies to a second referendum: Is anybody reading the 585-page withdrawal agreement?

A second referendum wouldn’t necessarily produce a different result, either.

Still, a second referendum may be the only way to break the stalemate.

Iraqi Kurds are planning to hold a unilateral referendum on independence.

It will then be put to a national referendum, expected later this year.

It is legal in California, Montana, Oregon, Vermont, Washington state, and, following a referendum last month, Colorado as well.

(DC also passed an assisted suicide referendum, but Congress must approve it.)

All special elections since Trump’s inauguration have been declared a referendum on Trump by pollsters and the media.

But as of this writing, the Iraqi government, which demanded the referendum be “annulled,” has yet to respond.

Given the referendum was declared unconstitutional, this declaration would not bear any legal consequence and it is highly unlikely to be recognized internationally.

Most polls leading into Britain’s June 23 referendum predicted Britons would choose to remain in the EU.

The Catalan authorities say the referendum showed voters overwhelmingly support independence.

Turn-out for the referendum was 43 percent, with most residents who wish to remain in Spain staying home.

The Spanish Constitutional Court ruled the referendum illegal and the central government sent in the Spanish national guard to stop the vote.

Some 5.3 million eligible voters were eligible to vote — only 43 percent participated in the referendum, many boycotted.

In the week since the referendum, the city of Barcelona has been roiled by protests.

She appointed in his place Jeremy Hunt, an ally who voted to remain in the EU in the 2016 referendum.

Northern Ireland voted to remain in the EU in the June 2016 Brexit referendum, with 56 percent of the vote.

And the question of the Irish border was barely mentioned in the larger Brexit referendum debate in the UK.

They made their pitch in June 2016, a little more than two weekcs before the referendum vote.

In addition, bonds were bought to protect portfolios both before and after the Brexit referendum.

A minority of around 40 percent of Catalans support independence, polls show, although a majority want to hold a referendum on the issue.

Rather than facing a referendum, the City Council voted to repeal the bill.

Von der Leyen has been scathing about the referendum campaign run by Brexit-leaning UK politicians.

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who also attended the event, compared the development to Ukraine’s referendum for independence from the Soviet Union in 1991.

30 – A referendum is held and approximately 99 percent of voters support the formation of an Islamic Republic.

He supported remaining in the EU in the 2016 referendum but has since promised to lead Britain out of the bloc.

“Culture and personality, not material circumstances, separate Leave and Remain voters,” he wrote the day of the referendum result.

Arguably, the 2016 presidential election should have become a referendum on environmental issues.

Earlier on Thursday, lawmakers voted by 334 to 85 against a second referendum on EU membership.

The movement’s aim: to pressure the electoral authorities to call a referendum on President Nicolás Maduro’s future before year’s end.

The cross-party group is chaired by Labour MP Gisela Stuart, who chaired the official “Vote Leave” campaign in the run-up to the referendum.

Then, abruptly, politics beat out protest, and opposition leaders announced they were scrapping demonstrations in order to organize the petition needed for a referendum.

The movement’s aim: to pressure the electoral authorities to call a referendum on President Nicolás Maduro’s future before year’s end.

Then, abruptly, politics beat out protest, and opposition leaders announced they were scrapping demonstrations in order to organize the petition needed for a referendum.

“If they deny us the right [of the referendum], we will start with civil disobedience,” Tintori warned.

Losing a referendum before then would force a general election, where a favorable outcome for Maduro’s party is less likely.

The bookmakers’ clear favorite was the face of the official 2016 referendum campaign to leave the European Union.

He has also said a second referendum on EU membership would be a “very bad idea” and divisive.

Gibraltar residents rejected shared sovereignty with Spain in a referendum in 2002.

A pro-Brexit campaigner, Leadsom made it to the last two in the 2016 contest to replace Prime Minister David Cameron following the referendum.

Stewart was first elected to parliament in 2010 and backed remaining in the EU in the 2016 referendum.

On Brexit: Javid voted “Remain” in the 2016 referendum but was previously considered a eurosceptic.

Javid is against a second referendum on Brexit.

On Brexit: Harper supported remaining in the EU at the 2016 referendum but says he would now vote to leave.

Gyimah is the only candidate to support another Brexit referendum.

It means Tuesday will be not only a measure of voter enthusiasm but also an early referendum on the Trump agenda.

If parliament wanted to revoke the ‘Article 50’ Brexit process, another referendum should be held before doing this, he added.

Catalonia held an independence referendum on Oct. 1 which was declared illegal by Madrid and marred by heavy-handed national police tactics to stop it.

Moore’s camp this week said the contest was specifically a referendum on Trump and his presidency.

Although the referendum endorsed independence, it drew only a 43 percent turnout as Catalans who oppose independence largely boycotted it.

The options that have so far gathered most support involve closer ties to the EU and a second referendum.

Britons voted to leave the EU in a referendum in June 2016 and the issue has dominated the political landscape since.

Grayson Perry took to Twitter to crowdsource models for a pair of vases inspired by the UK’s EU referendum.

A significant delay also seems unlikely unless there’s a clear change in Brexit — such as a second referendum, or possible general elections.

“I will not overturn the result of the referendum nor will I break up my country,” she said.

Greg Abbott, the referendum’s leading opponent, said in a tearful resignation speech.

Therefore, in 2013, Abbott committed to holding a referendum on Texas independence if he won the 2015 statewide elections.

We don’t have a national referendum tool like Ireland does.

But tensions over the Kurdish independence referendum led to the peshmerga fighters playing a limited role in this offensive.

On April 16, 2017, Turkey narrowly voted yes on a constitutional referendum that gave sweeping powers to the president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

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