Tory Party Leader Election – Round 4

by Politicker

Voting in the fourth round of elections for a new leader of the Tory party has completed (20 June 2019).

In this round, the contender with the least number of votes is eliminated.

Results were as follows:

1. Boris Johnson 157 (143) (126) (114)

2. Michael Gove 61 (51) (41) (37)

3. Jeremy Hunt 59 (54) (46) (43)

Eliminated

4. Sajid Javid 34 (38) (33) (23)

(and there were 2 spoilt ballot papers)

The final ballot is due to take place later today, with the result announced around 18:00. The top 2 candidates will then be put to a final vote by members of the Conservative Party over the next 4 weeks with the result being announced later in July.