At the start of this election, party members said they wanted to avoid another 'coronation', so why is the lead candidate being allowed to avoid scrutiny?
According to election results, areas with low levels of tertiary education swung strongly to the Coalition in NSW and Queensland, helping propel Scott Morrison to victory.
Johnson is the least popular among women MPs and Jeremy Hunt managed to get a vote from the European Research Group.
Rory Stewarts unconventional style has landed him in the second round of the Conservative leadership election – but he spins like a classic politician.
The speed is about to pick up as the field narrows.
Brexit will inevitably dominate this campaign, but the next prime minister also needs positions on austerity, party unity and how to actually survive in parliament.
Research shows that England was one of the first sovereigns to default on its international debt obligations.
Study suggests certain psychological characteristics get you to the frontbench. But they might not make you many friends along the way.
Party members who support the former London mayor's leadership bid describe themselves as very right wing, even by Conservative standards.
It's hard to say if, legally, not paying the Brexit bill will classify as a sovereign default. But credit agencies will take serious notice.
The party does have younger members, but their voices are not being heard as the leadership contest gets underway.
It's a strategically poor choice – and that's no coincidence.
Boris Johnson's attitude to Brexit and business has traders on high alert.
Newcomers took most support from the Conservatives. But survey shows Nigel Farage is not as popular as he likes to think.
Boris Johnson, Amber Rudd, Dominic Raab? Who will be the next prime minister?
If Boris Johnson becomes PM, the most likely outcome is a no-deal Brexit leavened with the rhetoric of past and future glories of the UK. There are better candidates for the job.
The quickest and simplest solution seems to be installing a new leader – someone with nerve, daring and, of course, charisma.
The former Chancellor was no economist, but he was better at politics than Theresa May.
Looking back, it's a wonder the party is still together after years of arguing about this issue.
The PM is in a tight spot, but can anyone else lead the nation into Brexit?