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Conservative Remainers must swallow their pride and back Boris—that’s the only way to get what they want

Tories who would rather avoid both No Deal and Revoke must turn a blind eye to Boris’s bellowing and Cummings’s evil stares and throw their support behind this government

By Jason Reed  

Former chancellor Philip Hammond. Photo: PA

Barely three months ago, swathes of loyal Conservative voters angrily threw their support behind Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party in the grand protest that was the European elections. Since then, much has changed in Tory land; thanks to its new Vote Leave leadership, the party has shunted away from Remain and moved markedly towards the Leave end of the Brexit spectrum.

As a result, the Brexit Party’s poll numbers have plummeted. Boris Johnson is now widely viewed as the right person to take us out of the…

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