John Connolly John Connolly

Did Boris’s dirty tricks help Hunt over Gove?

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are through to the final stage of the Tory leadership contest, after the results of the fifth round of voting were announced this evening. Michael Gove has been knocked out of the competition, after falling just two votes short (75 vs 77). Cries of foul play have followed, with suspicion that Team Boris “lent” several votes to Hunt.

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