Boris Johnson, leadership candidate for Britain’s Conservative Prime Minister, leaves his home in London, Britain June 15, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville
(Reuters) – British conservative lawmaker Esther McVey said on Saturday that she will support Boris Johnson in his bid to be prime minister, The Telegraph reported.
“Boris Johnson is supporting my agenda – which is why I’m supporting him”, she wrote bit.ly/2WLp52V in the newspaper, adding that she looks forward to working with Johnson to deliver on behalf of “blue collar Conservatives” across the country.
Reporting by Ishita Chigilli Palli in Bengaluru; Editing by Daniel Wallis