British Conservative Party Leader Election

British Conservative Party members announced the election of its new leader David Cameron at a press conference at the Royal Academy of the… read more

British Conservative Party members announced the election of its new leader David Cameron at a press conference at the Royal Academy of the Arts in London. Mr. Cameron defeated David Davis with more than 65% of the votes. After his victory speech, he took questions from reporters and later spoke to supporters waiting outside the event. 

Mr. Cameron spoke to reporters about his election as the new head of the Conservative Party and opposition leader in Parliament. In his remarks he outlined his visions for future policy positions, the appeal of the Conservative message, and the party’s chances to regain power in future elections. close

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  • David Cameron Leader, House of Commons United Kingdom->Witney
  • David Davis Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Haltemprice and Howden
  • Michael Howard Leader, House of Commons United Kingdom->Folkestone and Hythe
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British Conservative Party Leader Election

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Program ID:
190222-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Dec 6, 2005
Last Aired:
Dec 7, 2005

Airing Details

  • Dec 06, 2005 | 7:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 07, 2005 | 6:30am EST | C-SPAN 2