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Our final Next Tory Leader survey. Johnson 73 per cent, Hunt 27 per cent, say those members who have voted

1 month ago   |   By Conservative Home

We explained when reporting our second Next Tory Leader survey of this contest, published earlier this month, why it may be a less accurate guide to the result than the first .
In a nutshell, it's because voting in the leadership election has been staggered out over the best part of a month - rather than concentrated in a single day, as a general election is (with the exception of postal votes, which were roughly a fifth of the total in 2017).
So if the bulk of Party members voted early, it follows that our first survey, the responses to which came in just before most ballot papers...
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