You are the news now

THE NEWS COMMENTER

Screenshot Businessinsider.com
VOTE  (0)  (0)

Boris Johnson is on course to defeat Jeremy Corbyn in the general election as Labour's momentum stalls


Added 12-05-19 05:14:01am EST - “Labour had been gaining progressively in the polls until last week but recent polls suggest their momentum has stalled in the past week.” - Businessinsider.com

CLICK TO SHARE

Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Businessinsider.com: “Boris Johnson is on course to defeat Jeremy Corbyn in the general election as Labour's momentum stalls”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Boris Johnson's Conservative Party remains on course to win a majority of seats in the UK Parliament next week and form a new government, according to the latest polling which indicates that Labour is rapidly running out of time to close the gap 

The latest poll of polls by PA Media puts the Conservatives 10 points ahead of Labour, based on an average survey of polls published in the last seven days.

The Conservatives are on an average of 43% in the polls, with Labour ten points behind on 33%. The Liberal Democrats are on 13%, while the Green and Brexit parties are both on 3%.

Labour had been gaining progressively in the polls until last week, mainly at the expense of the Liberal Democrats, but that narrowing gap has since ground to a halt.

Donald Trump's visit to London on Wednesday, which could have derailed the campaign, passed largely without incident, while last week's London terror attack also took public attention away from the campaign.

Read more...



Post a comment.

Anonymous comments are welcome, just check the "Comment Anonymously" box before submitting your comment. Note: Comments are free and open until someone ruins it. Don't dox, promote violence, etc. Be nice and have fun.

CLICK TO SHARE

BACK TO THE HOME-PAGE