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Gordon Brown plays last card – proffering his resignation

Tweet PM resigns in bid to secure power-sharing deal with Clegg Tories respond with offer of referendum on electoral reform Lib Dems held secret talks with Labour on possible pact The British political landscape was transformed last night as an unbridled bidding war for power led to Gordon Brown proffering his resignation as prime minister in a dramatic attempt to secure Labour a power-sharing government with the Liberal Democrats. Brown’ ... Jump to full article >>