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Boris Johnson resigns as Foreign Secretary following Theresa May’s Chequers Brexit deal

Boris Johnson has sensationally resigned from the government in protest at Theresa May’s Chequers deal, triggering the worst crisis of her premiership.

No 10 announced she had “accepted” the resignation of the Foreign Secretary – just 15 hours after David Davis quit as Brexit Secretary.

Why it matters: This is now a full-fledged crisis for May’s premiership — Johnson has long been eyeing her position, having been an early frontrunner for prime minister just after the Brexit vote in 2016 — and it comes just before her plan to push a version of Brexit that would maintain a close economic relationship with the European Union

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