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Tim Bale is professor of politics at Queen Mary University of London. The second edition of his book, The Conservative Party from Thatcher to Cameron, was published in September 2016 by Polity Press.
Polling shows Conservative members who support Johnson are even more ideologically unrepresentative of voters than their counterparts.
The scale of disappointment that Leave voters would feel comes nowhere near that which would be felt by paid-up Tory members.
Labour members may be loyal to Jezza, but they have some surprising preferences when it comes to his possible successor.
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