Given the polls, an election seems too risky for the Conservatives. So how else do they solve the Brexit crisis?

The Tories are still best trusted with the economy, but Corbyn seems to be closing the gap on the preferred prime minister.

The pollster changes, but the story remains the same: both big parties are down in the polls, but Labour is narrowly ahead. The reason? Large numbers of voters defecting to the various explicitly pro- or anti- Brexit parties – and equally large numbers of people defecting to the runaway lead in every “who would make the best PM?” poll: Don’t Know.

How seriously should we take it? The usual health warnings about opinion polls of course apply, and one reason why the polls...
source: New Statesman

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