Listen: Election landslide win looms for Boris Johnson
"I'm Anthony Davis Prime Minister Boris. Johnson's Conservative Party is likely to win a solid majority of seats in the UK parliament. An exit poll suggested late eight on Thursday a decisive outcome to a brexit dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfil his plan to take the UK out of the European Union Union. Next month the survey released just after polls closed predicted the Conservatives would get three hundred sixty eight of the six hundred Fifty House of Commons seats and the Labor Party. Just one hundred ninety one. It would be the biggest. Tory majority since the nineteen eighty s and Labor's lowest number of seats since nineteen thirty eighty five. That results would be a triumph for Johnson and a disaster a left wing Labour leader. Jeremy Corbyn who said that. He won't fight another election as as party. Leader ballots being counted with the first handful of returns showing a surge in support for the Conservatives in seats in northern England where Labor uh has long been dominant significantly the Conservatives won the north west England town of Workington which was held by Labor for almost all of the last century injury. Britain's third largest party the Liberal Democrats a set to have a shocking result with their new leader Jo Swinson losing her seat to the Scottish Cottage National Party. A decisive conservative victory will also provide some relief to the EU which has grown tired of Britain's brexit indecision decision the pound surged on the exit polls forecast jumping over two cents against the dollar to one thirty four the highest in more than a year and a half off if the exit poll is correct. It won't be enough to boost Labor's Fortune's defeat could spell the end for Jeremy. Corbyn a veteran socialist who moved his party haughty sharply to the left. After taking the helm in two thousand fifteen for many voters the election offered an unpalatable choice both Johnson and Corbin behalf personal approval ratings in negative territory and both being dogged by questions about the character. Corbin has been accused of allowing antisemitism. It isn't a spread within the party. Johnson has been confronted with past broken promises untruth and offensive statements from calling the children of. I'm single mothers ignorant aggressive and illegitimate to comparing Muslim. Women who wear face covering veils to letterboxes. Despite this his fame and childlike character proved"