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Voters want to ‘get Brexit done': Johnson's campaign slogan paid off at the polls

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Boris Johnson's promise to finally deliver Brexit resulted in a blowout victory at the polls, analysts told RT, noting that the Labour Party failed to recognize that it was a one-issue election.
Parliament's foot-dragging over leaving the EU propelled the Tories past their political rivals during Thursday's snap election, argued Alastair Donald, associate director of the Academy of Ideas.
The people have stood up to a huge amount of pressure over the past three or four years to either overturn the results or to have a second referendum. They've stood up to that pressure and they've said...
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Boris Johnson And Conservative Party Win Large Majority In Parliament

Boris Johnson And Conservative Party Win Large Majority In Parliament

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Preliminary results give a resounding victory to Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party, all but ensuring the United Kingdom will exit the European Union early next year.
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U.K. election: Boris Johnson wins strong Conservative majority

U.K. election: Boris Johnson wins strong Conservative majority

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The prime minister will now be able to pull Britain out of the EU without opposition from the U.K. parliament.
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British PM Johnson hails 'powerful mandate' for Brexit

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Conservative leader Boris Johnson eyes 'historic' election victory as exit poll, initial results signal Labour demise.
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Boris Johnson promises to 'get Brexit done' after winning a huge victory in the UK general election

Boris Johnson promises to 'get Brexit done' after winning a huge victory in the UK general election

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Boris Johnson wins a huge victory in the UK general election.
The prime minister is on course to secure the largest parliamentary majority since Margaret Thatcher.
The result means Britain will now rapidly leave the European Union.
Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn announces his plans to stand down.
Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson loses her seat.
Trump welcomes Johnson's victory.
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Boris Johnson has won a huge victory in the United Kingdom's general election putting Britain on course for a rapid exit from the European...
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UK PM Johnson's Conservatives have won a majority -ITV

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LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives have won an outright majority in parliament, according to a tally of seats won so far by broadcaster ITV.
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British PM Johnson takes center stage, along with Elmo & Lord Buckethead

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LONDON - It was a portentous moment. Prime Minister Boris Johnson had led his party to a thumping election victory, making Britain's divorce from the EU all but certain.
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UK PM Johnson arrives at Conservative Party HQ after election success

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LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris
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British PM Johnson: We have a powerful mandate for Brexit

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UXBRIDGE - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday that his government appeared to have won a powerful new mandate to get Brexit done.
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The dream is dead: Johnson election triumph breaks UK ‘remainer' hearts

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LONDON - After all the arguments and all the mass marches, opponents of Brexit faced a stark truth on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson's likely election landslide: there would be no second referendum; divorce from Europe was inevitable.
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‘Powerful new mandate to get Brexit done': BoJo promises to respect will of British people

‘Powerful new mandate to get Brexit done': BoJo promises to respect will of British people

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he had been given a strong new mandate from the British people, celebrating his Conservative party's landslide electoral win as a “historic” chance to carry out his Brexit agenda.
“At this stage it does look as though this one nation Conservative government has been given a powerful new mandate,” Johnson said, drawing cheers from supporters.
To get Brexit done, and not just to get Brexit done but to unite this country and take it forward, and to focus on the priorities of the British people.
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UK PM Johnson says election heading in the right direction

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UXBRIDGE - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said things seemed to be going in the right direction when he arrived to hear the result of his own electoral vote in the west London seat of Uxbridge, an ITV reporter said.
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A Boris Johnson Election Win, Trump 2020 Precursor

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Boris Johnson is viewed as 'Trump like' say experts.
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Conservative minister Zac Goldsmith loses his seat to the Liberal Democrats in the UK election's big 'Portillo moment'

Conservative minister Zac Goldsmith loses his seat to the Liberal Democrats in the UK election's big 'Portillo moment'

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Environment minister Zac Goldsmith has become the first Conservative minister to lose his seat in the general election.
A close ally of Boris Johnson, Goldsmith lost in the Remain-voting constituency of Richmond Park, where he had a majority of just 45.
The Conservatives are projected to win a crushing majority of over 60 seats.
Zac Goldsmith has become the first Conservative minister to lose his seat in the general election after the Liberal Democrats unseated him for the second time in two years.
Goldsmith, a close ally of Boris Johnson, lost in the Remain-voting constituency of Richmond...
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Boris Johnson's Conservative Party Is Set to Dominate the U.K. Election

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It looks like Johnson may actually be able to “get Brexit done.”
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British PM Johnson heads for big Brexit election win

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LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on course to win Thursday's election comfortably, giving him the numbers in parliament needed to pass his Brexit divorce deal next month, according to an exit poll on Thursday.
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