Theresa May: A general election isn't in the national interest
Prime Minister Theresa May has said it would "not be in the national interest" for a general election to take place before the UK leaves the European Union in March 2019.
Mrs May told journalists accompanying her to New York she was focused on delivering Brexit.
The next general election is not due until 2022.
But Labour has been demanding an earlier vote if MPs reject any deal struck between the UK and the EU.
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