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# tory-leadership - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Boris Johnson is expected to win the Tory leadership today - so what's next?
# Back To Boris
# Back To Boris

Boris Johnson is expected to win the Tory leadership today - so what's next?

Jul 23rd 2019, 6:00 AM 8,298 Views 15 Comments

Queen Elizabeth will officiate the new Tory leader’s appointment at Buckingham Palace – this will be her 13th time appointing a PM.

# tory-leadership - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Boris Johnson accused of spreading 'fake news' after using fish as prop to rail against EU regulations
# Finding Tory
# Finding Tory

Boris Johnson accused of spreading 'fake news' after using fish as prop to rail against EU regulations

Jul 18th 2019, 9:35 PM 28,574 Views 45 Comments

Johnson held the fish aloft at a Conservative Party rally on Wednesday.

# tory-leadership - Monday 15 July, 2019

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt hit out at 'un-British' Donald Trump tweets in final leadership debate
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt hit out at 'un-British' Donald Trump tweets in final leadership debate

Jul 15th 2019, 9:32 PM 28,329 Views 71 Comments

Both men met in another leadership debate today.

# tory-leadership - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

In Belfast, Johnson and Hunt talk about the 'unacceptable' backstop, and the 'indispensable' DUP
# Tories In Northern Ireland
# Tories In Northern Ireland

In Belfast, Johnson and Hunt talk about the 'unacceptable' backstop, and the 'indispensable' DUP

Jul 2nd 2019, 12:34 PM 21,270 Views 43 Comments

Boris Johnson said that the backstop represents “the incoherence of the [UK] strategy” in Brexit negotiations.

# tory-leadership - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Jeremy Hunt: ‘I have Welsh and Irish blood in me - I’ll never allow our union to be broken up’
# Tory Leadership
# Tory Leadership

Jeremy Hunt: ‘I have Welsh and Irish blood in me - I’ll never allow our union to be broken up’

Jun 30th 2019, 3:32 PM 34,483 Views 114 Comments

Hunt also said that he would reduce the UK’s corporation tax in the event of the “economic bumpiness” of a no-deal Brexit.

# tory-leadership - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Tory hopefuls to face BBC debate - but there's a second round of voting to contend with first
# Round Two
# Round Two

Tory hopefuls to face BBC debate - but there's a second round of voting to contend with first

Jun 18th 2019, 7:33 AM 10,275 Views 23 Comments

Boris Johnson remains the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May.

# tory-leadership - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Rory Stewart says he'll set up a Citizens' Assembly on Brexit if he becomes Prime Minister
# Tory Leadership
# Tory Leadership

Rory Stewart says he'll set up a Citizens' Assembly on Brexit if he becomes Prime Minister

Jun 16th 2019, 3:27 PM 19,016 Views 41 Comments

The Tory leadership candidate said that “this is what they did in Ireland on abortion, and actually really worked”.

# tory-leadership - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson should take part in the Channel4 live debate?
# Tory Leadership
# Tory Leadership

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson should take part in the Channel4 live debate?

Jun 15th 2019, 10:30 AM 24,518 Views 106 Comments

It’s been reported that there will be an empty lectern at tomorrow’s debate if Johnson doesn’t take part.

# tory-leadership - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Bin the backstop or pay us off? Here's what the Conservative leadership hopefuls have said about Ireland
# Explainer
# Explainer

Bin the backstop or pay us off? Here's what the Conservative leadership hopefuls have said about Ireland

Jun 12th 2019, 12:05 AM 35,998 Views 39 Comments

Ten Conservative MPs want to be the next prime minister. Here’s how they all have said they’ll solve the Irish “issue”.

# tory-leadership - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Michael Gove 'deeply regrets' taking cocaine 'on several occasions' 20 years ago
# Tory Leadership
# Tory Leadership

Michael Gove 'deeply regrets' taking cocaine 'on several occasions' 20 years ago

Jun 8th 2019, 9:48 AM 25,351 Views 50 Comments

Gove said he was working as a journalist at the time and he wishes he hadn’t taken drugs.

# tory-leadership - Friday 7 June, 2019

Theresa May has officially resigned as Conservative leader - triggering race for No 10
# The Race Is On
# The Race Is On

Theresa May has officially resigned as Conservative leader - triggering race for No 10

Jun 7th 2019, 9:00 PM 11,333 Views 15 Comments

Until a party leader is chosen, May will remain Prime Minister.

# tory-leadership - Monday 27 May, 2019

Sajid Javid throws his hat in leadership race as Gove 'saddened' over election result
# Tory Leadership
# Tory Leadership

Sajid Javid throws his hat in leadership race as Gove 'saddened' over election result

May 27th 2019, 10:41 PM 13,699 Views 17 Comments

Secretary Michael Gove is pledging to leave the EU before the next general election.