Conservative Leadership Contest
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The 2022 Conservative Party leadership election will determine the next Leader of the Conservative Party and therefore the next UK Prime Minister.
Rishi Sunak is the fifth prime minister since 2016 and the third since the last general election. The UK does not have a written constitution so it’s difficult to say definitively when a government does or doesn’t have legitimacy, an expert explains.
It has been a short but very eventful journey to the top for a man who has only been in parliament since 2015.
No matter whether a system is democratic or undemocratic, a bad leader’s period in office could leave millions of broken lives in its wake.