The Tories’ all-female leadership contest will aid Angela Eagle’s leadership bid

The Tories will elect their second female leader (and prime minister) before Labour has elected its first. For many opposition MPs, this statistic is a point of shame. Margaret Beckett and Harriet Harman held the position for temporary spells but never has the UK’s principal progressive party elected a woman.

More information: http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/uk/2016/07/tories-all-female-leadership-contest-will-aid-angela-eagles-leadership-bid

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