15 iulie 2019

British P.M. front-runner leverages good relationship with Trump to win votes


He once said his chances of becoming prime minister were “as good as the chances of finding Elvis on Mars,” but rumpled Boris Johnson , a former mayor of London , a former foreign secretary and an unapologetic supporter of Britain’s exit from the European Union , is now the odds-on favorite to succeed Theresa May when the votes of Conservative Party members are counted next week. Mr. Johnson is considered such a strong favorite over Jeremy Hunt, the current foreign secretary, that the [...]