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Swinson: MPs' Brexit frustration could help grow Lib Dems in Parliament

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Swinson: MPs' Brexit frustration could help grow Lib Dems in Parliament

Swinson: MPs' Brexit frustration could help grow Lib Dems in Parliament

Jo Swinson is “optimistic and very hopeful” of growing the Liberal Democrat parliamentary party, as she spoke of “huge frustration” among “many MPs” with their own parties over Brexit.

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