Voters want answers on Brexit – but they also want to talk about Brexit less. So keeping the discussion focused is vital.
There is a chance – just a chance – that far from smoothing the UK’s exit from the EU, the election blows up in Johnson’s face and delivers a remain parliament.
It looked touch and go all day but MPs have ultimately voted for an election by a large majority.
There are five possible options left for the UK, but which is the most likely to work?
Division among the opposition parties continues to play into Boris Johnson's hands.
If he can sell this plan to Brussels, it's game changing – but that's a big 'if'.
In trying to please everyone, Labour could lose votes on both sides of the Brexit divide.
The PM was meant to talk about recruitment but ended up rambling about Brexit.
MPs blocked the prime minister's motion to hold an election – but that doesn't mean they don't want one.
Findings over the past few months show the two main parties are in terrible shape ahead of this snap vote.
An election is on the near horizon and the Conservatives are best placed to win. But that doesn't mean they will be popular.