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New Prime Minister - Boris Johnson

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New Prime Minister - Boris Johnson

So we all know who won the election and becomes our next Prime Minister.

BJ has a major task ahead. What will he do first?

Initially he will have to select his cabinet and it will be interesting to see who he offers jobs to, especially the four major offices of  State.

Once the government is formed obviously the first big task is Brexit. Interesting times ahead.

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@artmo wrote:

Interesting times ahead.


Or maybe some scary times ahead!

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A bit hesitant to post as Artmo is watching and I may well have exceeded my quota for today....

 

I will try tomorrow ...

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Boris has made his first appointment ...Mark Spencer Chief Whip...voted remain in referendum!

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Any thoughts on the next general election ? I heard several TV pundits today suggesting September.

 

 

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@wotsup wrote:

A bit hesitant to post as Artmo is watching and I may well have exceeded my quota for today....

 

I will try tomorrow ...


I'm sure you'll  be trying for a considerable time!Wink (No malice intended)Smiley

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Do you really think Bobo J will call an election just after getting his podgy hands on his life long dream? I can't see it myself, unless he makes a total hash of things and there's a revolt and we all know how revolting politicians are.

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In the Guardian The Lithuanian health commissioner, Vytenis Andriukaitis, wrote in a blogpost published on the European commission website: 

“It is a different Boris, of course, but there was something in the way of doing politics that was similar: many unrealistic promises, ignoring economic rationales and rational decisions.These decisions led to a new autocratic constitution and finally paved the way to Vladimir Putin.
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Anyway, thats more than long enough.

Time for a vote of no confidence, a new PM and a new thread.

Show us ONE just ONE real, defined benefit for the British public from Brexit
Other than: Bankrupt businesses, Devalued currency, Chlorine bleached chicken, Climate Science Denial, Milk from infected udders and the NHS sold to US pharmaceuticals and insurance companies?

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@Champnet wrote:

Any thoughts on the next general election ? I heard several TV pundits today suggesting September.

 

 


I can't see a September election. Nothing will be done by then so he would be very vulnerable.

He has to consider his very fragile majority which could be cut even further next week with the Brecon & Radnorshire by-election.

There is also the issue of the support of the DUP. The agreement with them is coming up for renegotiation and who knows what demands they will make.

@wotsup No worries your posts are always welcome.

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DUP to demand more cash for propping up Tories 'in coming weeks' in early warning to Boris Johnson

Show us ONE just ONE real, defined benefit for the British public from Brexit
Other than: Bankrupt businesses, Devalued currency, Chlorine bleached chicken, Climate Science Denial, Milk from infected udders and the NHS sold to US pharmaceuticals and insurance companies?

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They will expect, and get, an open cheque.

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My post #8 was interrupted

Link to blog post

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Bojo majority will be boosted by nervous Labour MPs in northern leave constituencies who are horror struck by the new remain path their party is taking - well at least Labour have at last taken a position after sitting on the fence for 3 years.  Labour is in no position to fight a General election anytime soon...

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@Luzern wrote:

I'm sure you'll  be trying for a considerable time!Wink (No malice intended)Smiley


In my experience whenever someone feels the need to qualify  a comment with no offence intended, or no disrespect intended, no malice intended that is exactly what they mean.....