6 Dec 2017

Brexit: ‘No impact assessments exist’ says David Davis

Political Editor

It’s been a day of truth telling to committees, as Brexit Secretary David Davis said impact assessments on the effect of Brexit “don’t exist”, to the consternation of listening MPs.

Elsewhere the Chancellor said the Cabinet was yet to have a full discussion of the government’s preferred “end state position” – that’s where it wants to be when Brexit is over. Our Political Editor Gary Gibbon reports.