Conservatives to Hold Government in UK

Conservatives win in a hung parliament at 318 seats, just 8 seats short of the 326 seats needed to secure a majority in Parliament. With the Liberal Democrats refusing to build a coalition, the Conservatives decided to build a smaller coalition with the Democratic Unionist Party based out of Northern Ireland, pushing over the majority […]

Exit Polls for British Elections

Exit polls are now showing Theresa May and the Conservatives with the largest lead, but possibly not large enough to hold the 326- Parliamentary Seat majority needed to win. Should this be the case, there would be a hung parliament. What is a hung parliament? It is a situation where no party holds the absolute […]

Who is Jeremy Corbyn?

Jeremy Corbyn is the current leader of the British Labour Party. He became a Member of Parliament (MP) for his district of Islington North in 1983, until the backbencher MP shockingly became the head of his party in 2015 following a crippling Labour election loss. Going into this general election, Corbyn represents the far-left leaning Brits, advocating […]

Who is Theresa May?

Theresa May is the current Conservative Prime Minister of Britain. She became a Member of Parliament for her district of Mainhead in 1997, held several “shadow cabinet” positions (which is like a cabinet made up of the minority party– i.e., if the Labour party was the majority and the Conservative Party was in the minority, […]