Seema Malhotra

Theresa May’s first test: guaranteeing EU citizens the right to stay

On Sunday I watched in disbelief as Theresa May was asked about the status of EU citizens already in the UK. She failed to do the obvious – to guarantee as Home Secretary the rights of EU families living and working here to stay in Britain.

In a debate on Monday not a single MP on either side of the House – whether Leave or Remain – supported the Government’s position.

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