Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson waves as he leaves the Conservative Party headquarters in London on November 4, 2019.
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“This is done, Brexit is going to get done,” Heather Conley, director of the Europe Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, told CNBC as early results indicated that Johnson was set to win a decisive majority in Parliament, giving him the ability to secure Brexit.
Sky News and BBC have since confirmed that Johnson has secured a commanding majority in the House of Commons, winning more than 326 seats which is needed for a majority.
“Boris Johnson will now have the mandate to move very swiftly to remove the U.K. from the EU, he will have great authority in negotiating new trade deals,” she told “Squawk Box” on Friday.
Calling the Conservative Party “now fully…