Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson Quotes

United Kingdom, Politician
June 19, 1964

Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson, better known as Boris Johnson, is a British politician, popular historian, and journalist. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. He had previously been the MP for Henley from 2001 to 2008. He was Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016, and from 2016 to 2018 he served as Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. A member of the Conservative Party, Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative and has been associated with both economically and socially liberal policies.

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  • Boris Johnson: We have only 10 weeks until the end of the transition period on Jan. 1. I've concluded that we should get ready for Jan. 1 with arrangements that are more like Australia's.
  • Boris Johnson: I cannot stress enough: time is of the essence. Each day that passes before action is taken means more people will go to hospital, more people will end up in intensive care and tragically more people will die.
  • Boris Johnson: We want to create the maximum possible local consensus behind this more severe local action. So in each area, we will work with local government leaders on the additional measures which should be taken.