The U.K.’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson will face a vote of confidence later on Monday amid increasing dissatisfaction in his leadership.
To trigger a vote of confidence, 15% of Conservative lawmakers (or 54 of the current 360 Tory MPs) are required to write letters to Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 Committee which oversees the party’s leadership challenges.
On Monday, Brady announced that threshold had been exceeded.
The vote will take place Monday evening local time, and between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. ET.
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