How Theresa May lost her majority and how Scots have kept the Tories in government
Posted: 09 Jun 2017

Dr Stephen Fisher comments on last night's General Election results.

At the time of writing it looks like the Conservatives will win 319 seats, short of the 326 seats they needed to win an overall majority. (The following numbers are provisional.)

Most likely they will come to some agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party in order to remain in government.

From Elections Etc.

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Steve Fisher is Director of Graduate Studies, Associate Professor in Political Sociology, Fellow of Trinity College and Department Disability Lead