Jeremy Corbyn ‘poised to hand over to John McDonnell if he loses election’

John McDonnell will take charge of the Labour party if Jeremy Corbyn is not elected as Prime Minister, according to a new report.

The Shadow Chancellor will be put in temporary charge of the party if things do not go as planned in the general election on Thursday, the Sunday Times reported.

Mr Corbyn will apparently resign on Friday morning if Labour is beaten by the Conservatives definitively.

Mr McDonnell will be in charge until a new leader and deputy leader are elected,...
source: Metro

2019-12-08 18:05
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