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301: Deselection Election?

By TTSS Productions

Rob and Tom are back for a new season because the Boris and Brexit news just won’t stop! This week they dive into proroguing and fears of an upcoming General Election.TOPICS- Intro [0:00]- What is proroguing? [1:44]- Does Boris want a No Deal Brexit? [7:25]- Boris' speech and promises [13:53]- How could this cause a General Election? [19:20]- Deselection of Tory MPs [25:11]- What are Boris' options if the bill passes? [28:15]- Does Labour want a GE? [32:38]- The Polls and GE predictions [35:25]- What are the EU thinking? [45:02]- Outro [47:56]- Bonus: Listener Jokes [50:09]SUPPORTSupport all TTSS shows on PatreonSHOWNOTES- Parliament: Prorogation- Twitter: List of Conservative rebels- Twitter: Phillip Hammond Letter- Twitter: Hillary Benn letter- Twitter: Tory MPs to lose whip- BBC: Laura Kuenssberg: Why is Johnson planning to deselect Tory rebels?- Twitter: Snap poll shows hung parliament- YouGov: Voting Intention: Con 33%, Lab 22%, Lib Dem 21%, Brex 12% (28-29 Aug)- Britain Elects: Westminster Voting Intention- Current Polls- Twitter: Ruth Davidson resignation letter- Join us on Discord!DISCUSS- Reddit- Twitter- FacebookATTRIBUTION- Recording engineer: Craig- Theme song: Handel's Water Music (Public Domain under CC0 1.0) with Big Ben Chimes (By hyderpotter under CC0 1.0).- Main Image: Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs by Chatham House used under CC by 2.0

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