High-stakes UK election to solve Brexit crisis

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised he will “get Brexit done” and take the country out of the European Union if his party wins.
1:17 | 12/12/19

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Also overseas a high stakes election under way in great Britain. Voters are heading to the polls right now deciding whether or not to keep prime minister Boris Johnson in power with Brexit on the line yet again. James Longman has the latest in London. Good morning, James. Reporter: Yeah, good morning, robin. This is the most important uk general election in a generation. Britain is heading to the polls to elect a government in the hope of finding a solution to that Brexit crisis. Boris Johnson current prime minister and trump favorite is fighting to keep his conservative party in power for a tenth year. His get Brexit done slogan has cut through but the opposition is asking how. His simple message may win him votes but critics say he's thin on detail. Opposition Jeremy Corbin has had his own issues, unwilling to make public his own position on Brexit. Both leaders devisive in this disinformation election. Johnson's party criticized tore challenging its Twitter handle and avoided scrutiny appearing to hide in the refrigerator rather than face this TV anchor. Humor has long been Johnson's go to move and lighter moments like his "Love actually" themed campaign ad with his party's lead narrowing, the joke could be on him, George. James, thanks very much.

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