Gove edges Johnson out of race to succeed British PM Cameron

Gove edges Johnson out of race to succeed British PM Cameron

Forget the polls and the bookmakers. If the race to succeed British Prime Minister David Cameron as the country’s leader and head of the ruling Conservative Party demonstrated anything on Thursday, it’s that all bets are off. In a day of unexpected twists and turns, former London mayor Boris Johnsonsaid on Thursday that he will […]

Gove in surprise challenge to May for UK Conservative leadership

Gove in surprise challenge to May for UK Conservative leadership

British Home Secretary Theresa May and Justice Secretary Michael Gove formally announced their candidacies on Thursday to succeed David Cameron as prime minister and leader of the Conservative Party. It was common knowledge in political circiles that May, a Tory party heavyweight, would throw her hat into the ring, but Gove was widely expected to […]