Rory Stewart and Sajid Javid insist they can remain in Number 10 race

Tory leadership hopefuls Rory Stewart and Sajid Javid believe they have the required number of supporters to survive Tuesday’s second round of voting.

Tory leadership hopefuls Rory Stewart and Sajid Javid believe they have the required number of supporters to survive Tuesday’s second round of voting.

Mr Stewart managed to secure just 19 votes in the first ballot and Mr Javid had 23 – both short of the 33 required to stay in the race after the second vote.

But the pair told journalists at a special hustings in Westminster that they were confident of remaining in the contest to be the next prime minister.

They...
source: Oxford Times

2019-06-17 15:14
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