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Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:09 am
by Moggy
Lex-Man wrote:
Moggy wrote:

It’s probably too much to hope that he’ll beat Lord Bath, but we really need to aim for Johnson beating Canning’s record.


I doubt it'll be that short. We'll probably be stuck with him for years.


There’s a reasonable chance he’ll be out quickly. Either through overconfidence causing him to call an early election or from No Deal Brexit causing a big rebellion from some Tories leading to a no confidence vote.

Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:33 am
by Garth


Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:41 am
by Drumstick
This government. :lol: :fp:

Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:52 am
by Lex-Man
Moggy wrote:
Lex-Man wrote:
Moggy wrote:

It’s probably too much to hope that he’ll beat Lord Bath, but we really need to aim for Johnson beating Canning’s record.


I doubt it'll be that short. We'll probably be stuck with him for years.


There’s a reasonable chance he’ll be out quickly. Either through overconfidence causing him to call an early election or from No Deal Brexit causing a big rebellion from some Tories leading to a no confidence vote.


I think he'll push for Brexit and then if it all goes badly hunker down to the next election and hope things get better.

Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:56 am
by Lex-Man
Garth wrote:


I don't really see these resignations as being effective. I mean, Boris would probably fire them all anyway, so really they are just jumping before they're pushed.

Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:08 pm
by Garth

Re: GR Decides - Tory Leadership

Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:36 pm
by Squinty
Love him or hate him, at least he has principles.