Prime Minister Theresa May survives ‘Parliamentary ejaculation’ but may resign before next election

Posted at 4:39 pm on December 12, 2018 by Brett T.

British Prime Minister Theresa May faced a vote on no-confidence Wednesday night from her own party but managed to sail through, although she says she will resign her position before the next election.

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The vote means she’s safe in her position from challenges for the next year; had she lost, a replacement process with new candidates would have begun immediately.

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Um …

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Conservative Katie Hopkins, who has made plenty of controversial statements in her time, put the no-confidence vote this way:

“Spineless swamp-gobblers” … they have those in the U.K. too?

In any case, May might have won the day, but she says she’ll step down before the next election.

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Where’d we leave that GIF of Theresa May dancing? Ah, here it is:

 


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