“And you saw this in the House of Lords. You saw peers receiving large pensions from the European Union voting to protect their vested interests.
“Consistently, polls have shown that 60 to 70 per cent of people have accepted the result of the EU referendum and want us to get on with it.
“There are a few cave-dwellers in the House of Lords who are committed to opposing Brexit altogether, who want to keep us in, who never liked the vote to leave, who are contemptuous of democracy, and they are increasingly out of touch with the mood of the British people.”
Mr Rees-Mogg told talkRADIO: “It is the peers against the people an ultimately the people will win.”