His intervention has receive push-back from some eurosceptics, however.
Jacob Rees-Mogg, a prominent Tory backbencher, said last week that parts of the Obama administration were “not friends of the United Kingdom”.
With 29 electoral votes, Florida is the nation's biggest battleground state.
t this point, I think it is important for us to remember that just a week ago, the UK had delivered one almighty shock to Parliament.I voted to remain in the EU, but I perhaps naively thought that if the Brexit vote did one thing, then it would be to shake the Westminster elite out of their bubble and force them to listen to the so-called marginalised majority – “the forgotten people”, as one bloke near Leeds told me the morning after the night before; just a week before Jo Cox had been brutally murdered on her way to her constituency surgery and we had woken up to the fact that not all MPs are self-serving and narcissistic – Cox most certainly wasn’t, and neither are many of her colleagues.The very notion of Brexit appears to have been forgotten about.Instead, it’s all ended up being about ego and power-playing; a Halfords version of House of Cards.I apologise for such childish language, but really, faced with such childish behaviour, it is difficult to think of anything more erudite to say.
Not since going to a 16-year-old boy’s birthday party many decades ago have I seen such a display of genitalia-jousting.
It is deeply anti-democratic – and much as I admire the United States, and much as I respect the President, I believe he must admit that his country would not dream of embroiling itself in anything of the kind, Mr Johnson’s column comes on the day Mr Obama visits Britain to encourage the UK to stay in the bloc.
The US president is expected to tell a town-hall style meeting that the EU helps the UK achieve greater opportunity and prosperity.
The most populous Mountain West state, Colorado has a growing Hispanic population and a politically active evangelical Christian community.
Barack Obama was only the second Democratic nominee to carry the state since 1964.
At times, it’s been a bit like watching Mean Girls: The Director’s Cut, only without the style or the laughs.