«How will you negotiate with the other 27 members of the European Union
someone who does not come to discuss with five rather friendly colleagues? ",
said Jeremy Hunt pointing to the empty lectern that Channel 4 television
had destined the favorite candidate to be the next prime
Boris Johnson will participate on Tuesday, after the second vote for the
members of the conservative parliamentary group, in a debate with whom
have passed the threshold of 33 votes or have not been last if
everyone exceeds it, but refused to participate in Channel 4 because
He did not like the format.
It was an impost excuse. The advantage it has over its rivals is
such that debates are an unnecessary risk, when the future leader
British will not be elected by the population but by the deputies and
affiliates of the party. There were a couple of critical mentions to his
absence, but the harassed was Dominic Raab.
The former minister of 'brexit', who resigned after the presentation of the
EU Withdrawal Agreement agreed in November 2018, announced to the
principle of the campaign that is willing to use the powers of the
prime minister to close the Parliament if he objects to allow a
march without exit.
The small audience in the studio where the debate was held
applauded those who criticized Raab – the other four candidates-
suspend democracy to execute his plan. It did not work out well,
but insisted that he does not want the abrupt 'brexit' although it is necessary
keep it to negotiate.
"We all say that the march without agreement would damage our economy.
How is the negotiating position improved by telling the EU that
we reach an agreement or I leave without agreement, which I have already said that
Would it hurt my economy? Rory Stewart's question was left without
Stewart is the only candidate who discards the 'abrupt brexit. With the
support of an audience that often applauded their interventions,
criticized others for adopting an attitude of "machismo",
presenting themselves as "hard men", who are going to change an Agreement of
Withdrawn when it is impossible.
Michael Gove will succeed in eliminating the unpopular Irish safeguard,
because in his ministerial career he would have shown his capacity to
achieve the impossible. Jeremy Hunt would do it for his skills
negotiators. Sajid Javid, offering Ireland the payment of all
costs of installing the technology on the border between the two
What weaknesses do candidates have to be prime minister?
asked a member of the audience. Gove, his impatience, that
became a virtue. Raab, his restlessness, also virtuous. Javid and
Hunt acknowledged errors for his stubbornness, after Stewart
He expressed his ignorance about many facets of the world.
Rory Stewart is the peculiar candidate of this election, he breaks the
mold of the know-it-all politician and expresses himself naturally; as well
with apparent ingenuity. The bookmakers register the
growth of its popularity and also the likelihood of it being
removed on Tuesday. The absent, Johnson, will enter the scene after this