by Ted Bromund, The Daily Signal
Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom on Friday announced her intention to resign.
May will quit as head of the governing Conservative Party on June 7th, so she will still be in office when President Donald Trump pays a state visit June 3rd -5th.
When she steps down, that will trigger the process of selecting her successor, who should be in place in July.
The field of potential successors is crowded, but the two front-runners are generally thought to be Boris Johnson, the former foreign secretary, and Dominic Raab, the former Brexit secretary, both of whom resigned over May’s handling of Brexit.
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