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Sajid Javid Knocked Out Of Contest For Conservative Party Leadership

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Published on June 20, 2019 - Duration: 00:32s

Sajid Javid Knocked Out Of Contest For Conservative Party Leadership

Sajid Javid was eliminated from the race to replace Theresa May as Conservative Party leader and prime minister.

The home secretary fell out in the fourth round of voting after losing support from Conservative MPs.

According to Business Insider, the race for second place behind Boris Johnson is now between Jeremy Hunt and Michael Gove.

A fourth and final round of voting will take place on Thursday evening.

On Thursday, the third-placed candidate will be knocked out.

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