The Tories made a pact with the devil when they crowned Johnson prime minister nearly three years ago, and tonight the split is between those who recognize he has become a compulsory vote and narrow-minded loyalists who cling to a memory
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Lie down with the Tories’ mangy big dog and you get up with Boris Johnson’s fleas.
Those who voted to bring down the lying lawbreaker are desperate to save their seats.
And the Conservatives who support the fined gossips are just as desperate to hold on to their jobs.
The vote of confidence was about the fate of the party – not about standards in public life, the cost of living crisis or the future of the country.
Tories made a deal with the devil when they crowned Johnson Prime Minister almost three years ago.
The math in 2019 that he would be an unconscionable winner against Jeremy Corbyn has proved correct if Brexit pigs could still be sold.
Last night’s split is between the Tories, who realize Johnson’s party has made the arrogant tramp an electoral law, and blind loyalists who cling to a memory.
Labor senior officials hope wounded Prime Minister staggers ahead to next election.
Anniversary boo for a despised Johnson being taunted by a major band in a divided party is music to Keir Starmer’s ears.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/johnson-confidence-ballot-only-mps-27163453 "Johnson's confidence vote was all about the fate of MPs and it will be music to Starmer's ears" - Kevin Maguire