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Taxes will definitely be cut, says Michael Gove

The Levelling-Up Secretary made the unequivocal commitment as some Conservative MPs are calling for lower taxes soon

<p>Michael Gove with Boris Johnson in Stoke on May 12 </p>
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Michael Gove admits he made a mistake double crossing Boris Johnson

Asked on Sky News on Thursday morning whether he would ever run against Mr Johnson as a potential leader, Mr Gove said: ‘Oh God no.’

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‘Nothing and no one will stop me carrying on as PM’, Johnson tells MPs

The Labour leader said he wasn’t sure if he was hearing ‘cheers or boos’ for the PM on the Tory benches

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Starmer mocked for ‘missing open goal’ in post-confidence vote PMQs

Mr Johnson faced his first Prime Minister’s Questions since he survived a vote of confidence in his leadership by Tory MPs two days earlier

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Savid Javid joins tax cut calls to put more heat on Boris Johnson

The Health Secretary said he would “like to see cuts where they are possible”

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Boris Johnson to face Parliament for first time since Tory revolt

The PM will take Commons questions after 148 Conservative MPs refused to back him in a vote of confidence
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Labour MP Stella Creasy back to work 24 hours after giving birth

The maternal rights advocate has been profiled in Harper’s Bazaar alongside Olympic runner Dina Asher-Smith and women fighting Russian disinformation.

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Boris Johnson wins confidence vote but suffers revolt by 148 MPs

The size of the revolt revealed the deep split in the Conservative Party over whether he should remain Prime Minister

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This is no time for ‘unforced drama’, Boris Johnson tells MPs

The PM took five questions after his speech - three positive and two hostile, according to the Conservative source

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Boris’s letter to Tory MPs in full as he faces confidence vote

The Prime Minister has written to Conservative parliamentarians as he looks for their support as he battles for survival at a crunch vote on Monday evening

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How previous Tory leaders have fared in confidence votes or challenges

Theresa May, Iain Duncan Smith and John Major are among the Tory leaders to face confidence votes in recent decades

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What is a vote of no confidence and what happens if it passes?

At least 54 MPs have written to Sir Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 committee.

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Tory leadership: Runners and riders if Boris Johnson is toppled

The Conservative Party will face a new leadership election if the Prime Minister is defeated in the confidence vote

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Boris Johnson confidence vote: how does it work?

Boris Johnson’s future as Tory leader will be decided in a vote on Monday evening

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Boris Johnson to face no-confidence vote, Sir Graham Brady announces

The chairman of the 1922 Committee of Backbench MPs said he had received 54 letters triggering the vote

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Prime Minister’s allies brace for no confidence vote to be announced

A minister has backed Boris Johnson to ‘face down’ rebel demands for him to resign during a potential vote on his future as Britain’s leader

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Tories told not to ditch Boris or they’ll lose next election

Boris Johnson was met with a mixtured of boos and cheers at St Paul’s

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‘Question’ whether PM broke ministerial code as Tory pressure mounts

Lord Geidt has called on Boris Johnson to explain why he does not think he broke the code after receiving a partygate fine

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Boris Johnson could face confidence vote next week, says William Hague

The former Tory leader said respected Conservative backbenchers had begun turning their backs on the prime minister

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Beergate: Keir Starmer and Angela Rayner receive questionnaires

Both Keir Starmer and Angela Rayner have said they would resign if they are found to have broken the Covid curbs

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Who are the Tory MPs calling for Boris Johnson to resign?

The Prime Minister will face a confidence vote if 54 Tory MPs write to Sir Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 committee, demanding one be held

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Another Tory MP submits letter of no confidence in Boris Johnson

John Stevenson is the 17th Conservative MP to confirm they have sent a letter to the 1922 committee

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Minister struggles to convert imperial measurements during interview

Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay gave a wrong answer when asked how many grams were in a pound

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Ex-Attorney General and two London MPs call for vote on Boris Johnson

Carshalton and Wallington MP Elliot Colburn has joined Kenilworth and Southam MP Jeremy Wright in calling for the Prime Minister to resign

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Boris Johnson dealt fresh blow as fifth new MP calls on him to quit

Five MPs, including Sir Bob Neill, Stephen Hammond and David Simmonds representing London constituencies, have now gone public calling for Boris Johnson to resign since Gray report