The Daily Express: BREXIT CONUNDRUM: May caught in CATCH 22 after last-ditch bid to please Rees-Mogg AND EU20 February 2019 | 05:06 | FOCUS News Agency
The Prime Minister and the European Commission president are expected to thrash out the framework for a legally-binding declaration seeking to guarantee that the UK cannot be indefinitely trapped into an EU customs union. Whitehall sources said she could even put a revamped deal to the Commons for approval in a fresh “meaningful vote” as early as next week. Ahead of her trip, Mrs May last night sought to reassure Tory Eurosceptics including senior backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg and former Brexit minister Steve Baker that their plan for “alternative arrangements” to replace the so-called “backstop” clause in the Withdrawal Agreement was still on the table.
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