U.K. Leadership Fight Pits Seasoned May Against Untested Leadsom

  • Gove eliminated from shortlist in final vote among lawmakers
  • Cameron’s successor as premier will be announced on Sept. 9

The Challenges Facing Britain's New PM

The all-female battle to be the next U.K. prime minister pits a known quantity in Home Secretary Theresa May, supported by the bulk of Conservative lawmakers, against the controversial newcomer energy minister, Andrea Leadsom, whose pro-Brexit credentials could create an upset

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