MPs voted to delay a decision on Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal until after parliament passes the bill to put the deal into law. Today’s vote was passed by a majority of 16, which suggests that the eventual vote in the House of Commons on the Brexit deal could be on a knife edge.

This is because seven former Conservatives, led by Sir Oliver Letwin, and three Labour MPs who voted for today’s amendment, say they would vote for the deal once a no-deal Brexit has been ruled out. 

If we assume that all the other votes for…

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What does today’s vote say about the numbers for the Brexit deal?
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