The eminently sensible Matthew Goodwin – a British academic who is currently Professor of Politics in the School of Politics and International Relations at the University of Kent, and Associate Fellow at Chatham House – tweeted out that proroguing happened in Canada. And it worked for Stephen Harper.
Different context but worth noting Canadian PM Stephen Harper prorogued Parliament after the 2008 federal election to keep opposition parties from passing a no confidence motion. He was accused of insulting Canadian democracy. He survived & won a majority at the next election— Matthew Goodwin (@GoodwinMJ) August 28, 2019
It’s a risky move by Boris, but do you think it will work?
Cast your predictions now.