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Theresa May has just 0.0003 per cent of the vote—she must call a general election

Not to would be "ludicrous"

By Tim Farron  

Theresa May outside 10 Downing Street, London. ©Dominic Lipinski/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Read more: Michael Howard—Theresa May can give our country the strong leadership it needs

Prime Ministers are accountable to the country, not just 199 Tory MPs. Theresa May’s coronation on Monday surprised many people, even in Westminster, though the last few weeks should have prepared us to expect anything. That now includes a “snap” General Election.

My party has already begun selecting candidates, anticipating that May…

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