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#Leadership Race

# leadership-race - Sunday 7 August, 2022

Liz Truss pledges to cut taxes 'immediately' if she wins Tory leadership race
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Liz Truss pledges to cut taxes 'immediately' if she wins Tory leadership race

Sun 1:55 PM 12,140 Views 25 Comments

Rishi Sunak said the cuts would not help the most vulnerable amid the worsening cost-of-living crisis.

# leadership-race - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak target rural Tory voters in make-or-break weekend
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak target rural Tory voters in make-or-break weekend

Jul 30th 2022, 4:00 PM 9,132 Views 10 Comments

The former chancellor is seeking to revive his faltering bid for No 10 after Tom Tugendhat endorsed the Foreign Secretary.

# leadership-race - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

Liz Truss gets surge in support from Tory MPs as Kemi Badenoch is eliminated
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Liz Truss gets surge in support from Tory MPs as Kemi Badenoch is eliminated

Updated Jul 19th 2022, 3:42 PM 37,101 Views 37 Comments

The penultimate leadership ballot of Conservative MPs saw Foreign Secretary Liz Truss perform well.

# leadership-race - Monday 18 July, 2022

Sunak and Mordaunt ahead in contest to become Tory leader after Tugendhat exit
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Sunak and Mordaunt ahead in contest to become Tory leader after Tugendhat exit

Updated Jul 18th 2022, 8:58 PM 69,307 Views 29 Comments

Tom Tugendhat was eliminated from the contest after the third ballot.

# leadership-race - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Tory leadership race: Sunak on top after second round of voting with Braverman eliminated
# Battle For No 10
# Battle For No 10

Tory leadership race: Sunak on top after second round of voting with Braverman eliminated

Updated Jul 14th 2022, 4:18 PM 26,910 Views 17 Comments

Rishi Sunak and Penny Mordaunt are the two to beat.

# leadership-race - Sunday 10 July, 2022

Northern Ireland should be 'front and centre' of Tory leadership race, says McGuinness
# EU
# EU

Northern Ireland should be 'front and centre' of Tory leadership race, says McGuinness

Updated Jul 10th 2022, 2:04 PM 16,540 Views 10 Comments

Ireland’s European Commissioner said candidates should understand the benefits of Northern Ireland remaining in the EU single market.

Nine Tories vie for leadership in contest for Johnson’s successor
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Nine Tories vie for leadership in contest for Johnson’s successor

Jul 10th 2022, 12:30 PM 15,119 Views 9 Comments

Former health secretaries Jeremy Hunt and Sajid Javid have both pledged to slash corporation tax in their bids.

# leadership-race - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Ben Wallace rules himself out of Tory leadership race as contest heats up
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Ben Wallace rules himself out of Tory leadership race as contest heats up

Updated Jul 9th 2022, 12:25 PM 25,432 Views 21 Comments

Former equalities minister Kemi Badenoch is the latest to throw her hat into the ring.

# leadership-race - Friday 8 July, 2022

Rishi Sunak announces candidacy to be next Conservative Party leader
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Rishi Sunak announces candidacy to be next Conservative Party leader

Jul 8th 2022, 5:45 PM 19,133 Views 14 Comments

The former UK chancellor said he will restore trust following Boris Johnson’s premiership.

# leadership-race - Thursday 7 July, 2022

Johnson resignation: How will the next Tory leader be selected?
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Johnson resignation: How will the next Tory leader be selected?

Jul 7th 2022, 3:22 PM 11,955 Views 15 Comments

There is set to be a crowded field of Tory MPs in the upcoming leadership contest.

# leadership-race - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Eamon Ryan and Catherine Martin make final pitches to be leader in Green Party hustings
# Leadership Race
# Leadership Race

Eamon Ryan and Catherine Martin make final pitches to be leader in Green Party hustings

Jul 14th 2020, 7:41 PM 11,751 Views 18 Comments

Experience is a ‘valuable attribute’ but it should not be a ‘prerequisite’ to be the leader, said Martin

# leadership-race - Friday 17 May, 2019

Boris Johnson has a massive lead in the Tory leadership contest, poll finds
# Cruising
# Cruising

Boris Johnson has a massive lead in the Tory leadership contest, poll finds

May 17th 2019, 10:23 PM 31,013 Views 97 Comments

Johnson has a 26% lead over his nearest rival.

# leadership-race - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Coveney sticks to his guns and says the race is still very much on
# Not Going Quietly
# Not Going Quietly

Coveney sticks to his guns and says the race is still very much on

May 21st 2017, 9:43 AM 13,134 Views 55 Comments

The embattled housing minister said last night that ‘second thoughts are not my style’.

# leadership-race - Saturday 18 February, 2017

'Distracting and destabilising': Leo Varadkar says 'everyone is waiting' on a decision from Enda
# Follow The Leader
# Follow The Leader

'Distracting and destabilising': Leo Varadkar says 'everyone is waiting' on a decision from Enda

Feb 18th 2017, 6:30 PM 21,207 Views 126 Comments

Regina Doherty thinks the Taoiseach should be given space to make his own decision.

# leadership-race - Sunday 26 September, 2010

Ed Miliband emerges victor, pledging to 'turn the page'
# Labour UK
# Labour UK

Ed Miliband emerges victor, pledging to 'turn the page'

Sep 26th 2010, 12:02 PM 165 Views 0 Comments

“A new generation” of Labour steps forward as Ed defeats David by just 0.7%