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# uk-election - Monday 16 December, 2019

Labour leadership battle gets underway amid division in party after election defeat
# NEW LEADER
# NEW LEADER

Labour leadership battle gets underway amid division in party after election defeat

Dec 16th 2019, 8:10 AM 15,774 Views 53 Comments

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry, a potential leadership candidate, was forced to deny insulting voters.

# uk-election - Sunday 15 December, 2019

'I take my responsibility for it': Jeremy Corbyn apologises for Labour's election result
# Uk Election 19
# Uk Election 19

'I take my responsibility for it': Jeremy Corbyn apologises for Labour's election result

Dec 15th 2019, 7:50 AM 14,312 Views 68 Comments

Corbyn has written an open letter to Labour supporters.

# uk-election - Friday 13 December, 2019

'A powerful new mandate': What does the UK election mean for Brexit?
# Getting It Done
# Getting It Done

'A powerful new mandate': What does the UK election mean for Brexit?

Updated Dec 13th 2019, 10:25 AM 9,107 Views 11 Comments

The majority for the Conservatives means that Brexit looks set to become a reality.

The reaction, as it happened: Johnson says he's 'humbled' by support of former Labour voters as Tories claim massive majority
Live Dec 13th 2019, 7:34 AM

The reaction, as it happened: Johnson says he's 'humbled' by support of former Labour voters as Tories claim massive majority

# uk-election - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Here's your guide to how TheJournal.ie will have you covered for the UK General Election
# An All Nighter
# An All Nighter

Here's your guide to how TheJournal.ie will have you covered for the UK General Election

Dec 12th 2019, 5:35 PM 17,743 Views 25 Comments

Our team will be working overnight to bring you all the latest updates and analysis in the UK’s momentous election.

Poll: Would you back a law that makes it a crime for politicians to lie?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you back a law that makes it a crime for politicians to lie?

Dec 12th 2019, 8:37 AM 30,452 Views 85 Comments

A bill from a Welsh political party would make it an offence for elected politicians to lie.

# uk-election - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

'Organic but organised': How misinformation is spreading in the UK election campaign
# Going Viral
# Going Viral

'Organic but organised': How misinformation is spreading in the UK election campaign

Dec 11th 2019, 7:50 PM 22,301 Views 24 Comments

A photo of a young boy on a hospital floor and a punch-that-wasn’t have shaped the debate ahead of tomorrow’s election.

Boris Johnson avoids interview by going into fridge as final day of campaigning kicks off
# Milking It
# Milking It

Boris Johnson avoids interview by going into fridge as final day of campaigning kicks off

Updated Dec 11th 2019, 10:53 AM 31,638 Views 38 Comments

A YouGov seat-prediction poll indicated the Tories could win a 28-seat majority tomorrow.

# uk-election - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

SDLP leader says he's 'disgusted' as fake leaflets asking for donations sent to potential voters
# Dirty Tricks
# Dirty Tricks

SDLP leader says he's 'disgusted' as fake leaflets asking for donations sent to potential voters

Dec 10th 2019, 1:54 PM 11,686 Views 9 Comments

The incident has been reported to the PSNI.

# uk-election - Friday 6 December, 2019

Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election

Dec 6th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,816 Views 20 Comments

The party leaders will face each other in Maidstone in the BBC’s prime ministerial debate at 8.30pm.

# uk-election - Saturday 30 November, 2019

'Tis the season: What promises have the UK parties in store this Christmas election?
# Uk Election 19
# Uk Election 19

'Tis the season: What promises have the UK parties in store this Christmas election?

Nov 30th 2019, 10:00 AM 3,736 Views 5 Comments

Let’s take a look in those manifestos.

# uk-election - Friday 29 November, 2019

Boris Johnson replaced by ice sculpture as Michael Gove turned away from Channel 4 climate debate
# Cold Feet
# Cold Feet

Boris Johnson replaced by ice sculpture as Michael Gove turned away from Channel 4 climate debate

Nov 29th 2019, 7:01 AM 20,625 Views 36 Comments

Johnson was again accused of ‘running scared’ when he did not join other party leaders at the TV debate.

# uk-election - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Johnson on track to secure comfortable majority in UK general election, MRP poll suggests
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

Johnson on track to secure comfortable majority in UK general election, MRP poll suggests

Nov 27th 2019, 10:26 PM 22,650 Views 71 Comments

This polling model accurately predicted back in 2017 that Theresa May would lose her majority.

# uk-election - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Corbyn declines to apologise to Jewish community after warning from UK's Chief Rabbi
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

Corbyn declines to apologise to Jewish community after warning from UK's Chief Rabbi

Nov 26th 2019, 9:55 PM 17,591 Views 78 Comments

The Labour leader denied that anti-semitism increased after he took over the party.

# uk-election - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn is doubling down on his 2017 election promises, but will the gamble pay off?
# On The Trail
# On The Trail

Jeremy Corbyn is doubling down on his 2017 election promises, but will the gamble pay off?

Nov 24th 2019, 10:01 PM 14,405 Views 47 Comments

The Labour leader is probably facing a make-or-break election.

Johnson pledges to bring Brexit deal back to Parliament next month as 'Christmas present'
# General Election
# General Election

Johnson pledges to bring Brexit deal back to Parliament next month as 'Christmas present'

Nov 24th 2019, 10:39 AM 8,835 Views 27 Comments

The British PM said he wants people “to enjoy their festive-season free from the seemingly unending Brexit box-set drama”.

# uk-election - Saturday 23 November, 2019

'I think you're being offensive': Dominic Raab confronted by foodbank user at constituency event
# Cobham
# Cobham

'I think you're being offensive': Dominic Raab confronted by foodbank user at constituency event

Nov 23rd 2019, 7:07 PM 34,096 Views 35 Comments

The incident happened on Thursday, but footage of the confrontation has since gone viral.

'We will get a red Christmas': Corbyn pledges to lower voting age to 16 in campaign promise to youths
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

'We will get a red Christmas': Corbyn pledges to lower voting age to 16 in campaign promise to youths

Updated Nov 23rd 2019, 3:39 PM 14,648 Views 50 Comments

The Labour leader came under fire after saying he would not take sides in a second public vote.

# uk-election - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Russian banker helps Tories collect €6.6m in UK election funding
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Russian banker helps Tories collect €6.6m in UK election funding

Nov 21st 2019, 9:53 PM 14,155 Views 8 Comments

The Tories received 87% of donations over £7,500 in the week after 6 November,

# uk-election - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Johnson v Corbyn: 6 key moments from the first televised UK election debate
# The Late Debate
# The Late Debate

Johnson v Corbyn: 6 key moments from the first televised UK election debate

Updated Nov 19th 2019, 10:53 PM 30,673 Views 13 Comments

Johnson rotated his arguments around Brexit, while Corbyn focused on wealth inequality and the future of the NHS.

Poll: Will you watch the live election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn tonight?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you watch the live election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn tonight?

Nov 19th 2019, 10:03 AM 19,900 Views 31 Comments

It is the first debate between the leaders if the two biggest parties.

# uk-election - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Boris Johnson is in full campaign mode - but how much Boris is too much?
# Love Him Or Hate Him
# Love Him Or Hate Him

Boris Johnson is in full campaign mode - but how much Boris is too much?

Nov 17th 2019, 10:00 PM 15,171 Views 18 Comments

The Tory leader has been waiting for this election for some time.

# uk-election - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Broadsheets to 'propaganda sheets': Why are the UK papers shouting louder and louder?
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

Broadsheets to 'propaganda sheets': Why are the UK papers shouting louder and louder?

Nov 16th 2019, 10:01 PM 25,459 Views 33 Comments

The bias is more obvious than ever, so what is driving it?

# uk-election - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'I’m not very happy about talking to you': Boris Johnson's visit to flood victims went about as expected
# Under Water
# Under Water

'I’m not very happy about talking to you': Boris Johnson's visit to flood victims went about as expected

Nov 13th 2019, 12:26 PM 37,058 Views 15 Comments

There was quite a lot of anger towards the UK Prime Minister.

# uk-election - Sunday 10 November, 2019

What are the Brexit stances of the main British parties?
# UK Elects
# UK Elects

What are the Brexit stances of the main British parties?

Nov 10th 2019, 11:00 AM 13,831 Views 25 Comments

What the hell does the UK’s Labour Party stand for on Brexit?

# uk-election - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg apologises after suggesting Grenfell victims lacked 'common sense'
# Apology
# Apology

Jacob Rees-Mogg apologises after suggesting Grenfell victims lacked 'common sense'

Nov 5th 2019, 11:38 AM 38,095 Views 54 Comments

Rees-Mogg made the comments during an interview with LBC.

# uk-election - Monday 4 November, 2019

It'll be a head-to-head between the DUP and SF as the SDLP stands aside in Belfast North
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

It'll be a head-to-head between the DUP and SF as the SDLP stands aside in Belfast North

Updated Nov 4th 2019, 1:15 PM 32,690 Views 56 Comments

Sinn Féin announced that it would not contest three constituencies in Northern Ireland.

# uk-election - Friday 1 November, 2019

Nigel Farage says Brexit Party will contest every seat unless Boris Johnson agrees to form Leave Alliance
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

Nigel Farage says Brexit Party will contest every seat unless Boris Johnson agrees to form Leave Alliance

Nov 1st 2019, 12:14 PM 15,235 Views 49 Comments

Nigel Farage says Boris Johnson should ditch the Brexit deal.

# uk-election - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Snow, parties, Christmas cheer: December elections can be risky but do they hurt turnout?
# Cold Rainy Night In Stoke
# Cold Rainy Night In Stoke

Snow, parties, Christmas cheer: December elections can be risky but do they hurt turnout?

Oct 30th 2019, 2:09 PM 7,975 Views 6 Comments

The UK’s general election will the first December election since 1923.

# uk-election - Friday 23 June, 2017

For the first time, Jeremy Corbyn is more popular than Theresa May - poll
# May-Be I'm Amazed
# May-Be I'm Amazed

For the first time, Jeremy Corbyn is more popular than Theresa May - poll

Jun 23rd 2017, 5:37 PM 11,693 Views 49 Comments

Just about more people think the Labour leader would make a better leader than the Prime Minister.

# uk-election - Thursday 22 June, 2017

'Hang on a second': Boris Johnson struggles for words in interview about Queen's Speech
# Tongue Tied
# Tongue Tied

'Hang on a second': Boris Johnson struggles for words in interview about Queen's Speech

Jun 22nd 2017, 10:10 AM 25,953 Views 30 Comments

Johnson was grilled on the measures the speech highlighted to tackle the UK’s “burning injustices”.

# uk-election - Monday 12 June, 2017

'I got us into this mess, I'll get us out': Theresa May tries to unify her new Cabinet
# Brexit Means What
# Brexit Means What

'I got us into this mess, I'll get us out': Theresa May tries to unify her new Cabinet

Jun 12th 2017, 8:20 PM 24,203 Views 48 Comments

Boris Johnson said that May gave a ‘stonking performance’ at the first meeting with her new Cabinet this evening.

# uk-election - Saturday 10 June, 2017

May to hold cabinet meeting as she tries to overcome election backfire
# Show Of Strength
# Show Of Strength

May to hold cabinet meeting as she tries to overcome election backfire

Jun 10th 2017, 7:26 AM 8,332 Views 33 Comments

May was initially forecast to be on course for a landslide.

# uk-election - Friday 9 June, 2017

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall resigns
# Uk General Election
# Uk General Election

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall resigns

Jun 9th 2017, 10:50 AM 15,155 Views 27 Comments

He said that the party was a victim of its own success, despite the fact it failed to retain its one seat in the UK general election.

Nobody can cope with these photos of the DUP's ridiculously tame 'election after party'
# Mad Out Of It
From The Daily Edge
# Mad Out Of It

Nobody can cope with these photos of the DUP's ridiculously tame 'election after party'

Jun 9th 2017, 10:11 AM 12,005 Views 6 Comments

Hope the heads are okay today, lads.

17 hilarious tweets that sum up how badly Theresa May f**ked it last night
# You Played Yourself
From The Daily Edge
# You Played Yourself

17 hilarious tweets that sum up how badly Theresa May f**ked it last night

Jun 9th 2017, 8:37 AM 15,823 Views 1 Comment

Well, that didn’t go to plan.

May's gamble backfires as Corbyn surge sees hung parliament
# May Day May Day
# May Day May Day

May's gamble backfires as Corbyn surge sees hung parliament

Jun 9th 2017, 6:26 AM 24,371 Views 41 Comments

Backbench MP Anna Soubry began the in-party calls for May to go, lambasting May’s “dreadful” campaign.

As it happened: Theresa May's gamble fails as Tories lose seats and UK faces hung parliament
Live Jun 9th 2017, 5:12 AM

As it happened: Theresa May's gamble fails as Tories lose seats and UK faces hung parliament

# uk-election - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Once again the adorable #DogsAtPollingStations hashtag is the best thing about UK election day
# Members Of Pawliament
From The Daily Edge
# Members Of Pawliament

Once again the adorable #DogsAtPollingStations hashtag is the best thing about UK election day

Jun 8th 2017, 1:31 PM 3,182 Views 0 Comments

What a fine tradition.

Election Day: Here's what to watch for as voters decide on Corbyn v May
# Explainer
# Explainer

Election Day: Here's what to watch for as voters decide on Corbyn v May

Jun 8th 2017, 7:34 AM 18,997 Views 24 Comments

It’s election day in the UK.

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