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Watch: Richard Burgon leaves Rachel Reeves unimpressed at PMQs

Watch: Richard Burgon leaves Rachel Reeves unimpressed at PMQs
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Although the EU referendum is supposed to be an issue which transcends party politics, the memo is yet to be received by Richard Burgon. Labour's blunder-prone shadow City minister managed to bother those on both sides of the House today thanks to his question on the EU.

RB: If the British people vote to leave the European union, will the Prime Minister resign -- yes or no?

DC: No

https://twitter.com/daily_politics/status/707543898319552513

Given that Labour official backing the Remain camp, it's hard to see what good he hoped to achieve with this question given that he is supposed to share a common cause with Cameron. Perhaps for this reason, his words were met with looks of disdain from some of his fellow Labour MPs including Rachel Reeves:

https://vine.co/v/iHq772D37Jm/

Still, given that Burgon's performance made Jeremy Corbyn's efforts look almost professional, perhaps he was doing his bit after all.