The Guardian Live Blog reports Boris Johnson received 66% of the vote, on an 87% turnout. Boris Johnson: 92,153 Jeremy Hunt: 46,656.

Trump on Britain's Trump

Margaret Thatcher With Wild Hair

No Early Elections

Corbyn Won't Opt for Motion of No Confidence

Corbyn could force early elections, if he had the votes. But Corbyn just stated he would go for a no confidence vote when it was “appropriate to do so”.

Translation: Corbyn does not have the votes or he thinks Labour would lose the election.

Lie of the Day From Guess Who

Interesting First Move by Johnson


Curiously, selecting a Remainer as his Chief Whip was very well received by even the hard Brexiteers.

Macron Issues Thinly Veiled Warning

He Will Be Great

Nigel Farage

I wish Boris Johnson well as prime minister with his ‘do or die’ pledge to deliverBrexiton October 31. It is ‘do or die’ not just for Brexit, but for the future of the Conservative party too. Does he have the courage to deliver for the country?

Emergency Meetings Begin

Fat Chance Department

Johnson says the withdrawal agreement as it currently exists, with the backstop, is unacceptable and Barnier says the WA will not be modified.

Trick or Treat?

Nigel Farage asks the key question: Does Johnson have the courage to deliver Brexit?

Will it be Trick or Treat?

The EU thinks there is an 80% chance of no deal. Yet, less than 50% of the UK thinks the UK will leave at all.

Mike "Mish" Shedlock

Boris Johnson Accused of Being "Donald Trump's Poodle"

Kim Darroch, the UK's Ambassador to the US, resigned today. Boris Johnson is accused of wrongfully sacking Darroch.

Boris Johnson Solidifies Lead: Pledges to Cut Taxes When Prime Minister

The 1922 Committee has certified 10 Tory candidates to battle to replace Theresa May. Boris Johnson solidified his lead.

UK Foreign Minister in Bizarre Plot to Persuade the Queen to Reject Johnson

Sir Alan Duncan quit as foreign minister after bizarre plot to persuade the Queen to reject Boris Johnson as next PM.

Blowout Win for Boris Johnson: Live Blog

The election is over. It's a Tory blowout win for Boris Johnson.

Final Two: Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Hunt With Charges of Rigging

Boris Johnson will face Jeremy Hunt in a Tory party vote that will determine the UK's next Prime Minister.

Trump Offers to Meet Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson

Trump visits the UK next week. Regarding a potential meeting, Trump said “Nigel Farage is a friend. Boris is a friend."

UK Polls Increasingly Favorable for Boris Johnson

Both the Tories and Labour are picking up votes. Who is winning in the exchange?

Nigel Farage Offers Boris Johnson a Chance to Work Together to "Smash Labour"

Nigel Farage wants to help Boris Johnson deliver Brexit. Boris should accept the offer gratefully.

Odds of Hard Brexit Increase as UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Resigns

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigned this morning fresh on the heels of Brexit Secretary David Davis resignation.