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Sajid Javid’s resignation speech in full

Sajid Javid (Credit:

Mr Speaker, I’m grateful for your permission to make this statement.

Yesterday we began our day together. You, I, my Right Honourable Friend the Prime Minister, and colleagues from across this House, broke bread together at the parliamentary prayer breakfast and listened to the words of Reverend Les Issac, who spoke about the responsibility that comes with leadership – the responsibility to serve the interests of others above your own and to seek the common good of your party, your community and above all your country.

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