May to discuss leadership election timetable after vote on Brexit deal

FILE PHOTO: Graham Brady, Chairman of the Conservative Party 1922 Committee, is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain, March 11, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/File Photo

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will discuss a timetable for the election of a new Conservative Party leader no matter what the result of a vote on the second reading of her Withdrawal Agreement Bill, the chairman of the 1922 Committee said.

“She and I will meet to agree a timetable for the election of a new leader of the Conservative Party – that’s the position agreed by the prime minister and the 1922 executive,” Graham Brady told r


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