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Brexit: Former Conservative MP and leadership hopeful Sam Gyimah joins Liberal Democrats
The Sun ^ | 14 Sept 2019 | Jacob Dirnhubber

Posted on 09/14/2019 10:56:05 PM PDT by Cronos

FORMER Tory minister Sam Gymiah has defected to the Liberal Democrats - just days after Boris Johnson booted him out of the Conservative Party.

The ex-Universities and Science minister - who briefly flirted with a leadership bid this summer - was unveiled as a Lib Dem MP at the party's conference in Bournemouth today.

..."What attracted me to the Conservative party was these One Nation values.

"What has happened since the referendum, initially slowly, but increasingly accelerated over the last few months, is that it has moved away from those values.

"It has become more intolerant. It has become, in the desire to neutralise Nigel Farage and the Brexit Party, more doctrinaire.

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1 posted on 09/14/2019 10:56:05 PM PDT by Cronos
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To: Cronos

So join the Brexit Party! Another CINO bites the dust, good riddance.


2 posted on 09/14/2019 11:02:05 PM PDT by Amberdawn (Want To Honor Our Troops? Then Be A Citizen Worth Fighting For.)
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