He always was the front runner.... It looks like his party will give him the job and the Brit's will ahem their own version of bombastic Donald Trump.... Barring a surprise of historic proportions, Boris Johnson will be announced on Tuesday morning as leader of the U.K.’s … [Read more...] about Looks like Boris Johnson will be the next British Prime Minister….
Image copyrightITV Well, well, well. This is rather interesting. For a while Boris Johnson's camp has been trying not to look complacent, but expecting that the majority of Tory activists would have chosen their man very quickly. His challenger Jeremy Hunt was frustrated … [Read more...] about The vote for the new British Prime Minister starts off rather slowly….
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have clashed on Brexit and UK relations with Donald Trump in a lively and occasionally bad-tempered TV debate. Mr Hunt accused his rival of not being willing to "put his neck on the line" by saying he would quit as PM if he did not hit the 31 … [Read more...] about British Prime Minister debate….
Johnson has shown contempt for the Scottish people in the past.... The Scottish people will vote for independence from the United Kingdom if Boris Johnson becomes prime minister, according to a new poll. The current majority against independence in Scotland would be reversed … [Read more...] about It appears that Boris Johnson elected to Prime Minister would end the idea of a United Kingdom…
...from the Guardian.... Boris Johnson leaves the London flat he shares with his partner. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images Police were called to the home of Boris Johnson and his partner, Carrie Symonds, in the early hours of Friday morning after … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson: police called to loud altercation at potential PM’s home
....from Shane Savitsky1 @ Axios.... The U.K. Conservative Party's 1922 Committee announced Tuesday the results of the second round of voting by the party's members of Parliament in the race to replace outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May as its leader, narrowing the field from … [Read more...] about British PM race to replace Theresa May is down to 5 candidates…
This Dog said back a while ago that the Brit's would work this out..... THAT appears to NOT be the case..... Increasingly the British public and lawmakers are finding that a break from the European Union isn't what they thought it would … [Read more...] about British get cold feet over leaving the European Union….