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#Confidence Vote

# confidence-vote - This year 2022

Boris Johnson wins late night confidence vote after bruising Commons debate
# Confidence Vote
# Confidence Vote

Boris Johnson wins late night confidence vote after bruising Commons debate

Jul 18th 2022, 10:33 PM 45,883 Views 26 Comments

The UK Prime Minister is now expected to continue in his role for the next seven weeks.

Boris Johnson says 'nothing and no-one' will stop him carrying on after bruising Tory revolt
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# Boris

Boris Johnson says 'nothing and no-one' will stop him carrying on after bruising Tory revolt

Updated Jun 8th 2022, 3:00 PM 20,791 Views 20 Comments

Taking Commons questions, Johnson was compared to Monty Python’s black knight who declares mortal injuries are “only a flesh wound”.

Boris Johnson promises to cut taxes after suffering bruising confidence vote
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# Confidence Vote

Boris Johnson promises to cut taxes after suffering bruising confidence vote

Updated Jun 7th 2022, 1:45 PM 35,462 Views 15 Comments

More than 40% of Conservative MPs said they did not have confidence in Boris Johnson’s leadership.

# confidence-vote - All time

Government wins confidence motion in Tánaiste Leo Varadkar following testy Dáil debate
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# Leaks

Government wins confidence motion in Tánaiste Leo Varadkar following testy Dáil debate

Updated Nov 10th 2020, 7:48 PM 66,805 Views 222 Comments

The debate on the confidence vote concluded this evening.

Greek Prime Minister narrowly survives confidence vote after Macedonia name row
# Greece
# Greece

Greek Prime Minister narrowly survives confidence vote after Macedonia name row

Jan 16th 2019, 10:32 PM 11,087 Views 10 Comments

A total of 151 lawmakers supported Alexis Tsipras’ government out of 299 present.

Poll: Should Greece have held that referendum?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Greece have held that referendum?

Nov 5th 2011, 12:52 PM 2,002 Views 51 Comments

As the Greek PM prepares to enter talks on forming a coalition government, we’re asking if he should have stuck with his original referendum plan?

Greek government faces crunch confidence vote
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# Greece

Greek government faces crunch confidence vote

Nov 4th 2011, 8:42 AM 170 Views 0 Comments

Papandreou’s party holds a slight two-seat majority in the Greek parliament: can he survive today’s confidence motion?

Berlusconi scrapes through confidence vote in Italian parliament
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# Italy

Berlusconi scrapes through confidence vote in Italian parliament

Oct 14th 2011, 4:07 PM 347 Views 6 Comments

Silvio Berlusconi overcomes a major political hurdle as fringe members of his coalition fall into line and pass a motion of confidence.

Markets stabilise on Greek confidence vote
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# Markets

Markets stabilise on Greek confidence vote

Jun 22nd 2011, 1:17 PM 209 Views 4 Comments

Papandreou’s government survived its crucial confidence motion last night

With the pressure off Cowen for now, the focus shifts to Lenihan's position
# FF Heave
# FF Heave

With the pressure off Cowen for now, the focus shifts to Lenihan's position

Jan 19th 2011, 9:09 AM 846 Views 0 Comments

As the fallout from last night’s confidence vote continues, the Finance Minister is accused of stretching the truth about his support for the Taoiseach, while other commentators claim Hanafin was trying to sit on the fence.

Lenihan expected to support Cowen ahead of vote
# FF Heave
# FF Heave

Lenihan expected to support Cowen ahead of vote

Jan 18th 2011, 8:11 AM 448 Views 0 Comments

Brian Cowen has said that he is “absolutely convinced” that he will win today’s confidence vote, which his Minister for Finance is widely expected to support.

Berlusconi makes plea ahead of crucial confidence vote
# Italy
# Italy

Berlusconi makes plea ahead of crucial confidence vote

Dec 13th 2010, 5:32 PM 173 Views 0 Comments

Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi says a vote of no confidence in him would topple the government and throw Italy into political and economic turmoil.