Quotes about Boris Johnson

It is perhaps not surprising that I would believe that a change of leader could restore some of the moral authority

It is well known that I have clashed with the Prime Minister over the years, backed almost every other candidate in the leadership race, and stepped down as Scottish leader just a few weeks after Mr Johnson took office (for a combination of policy and personal reasons). So it is perhaps not surprising that I would believe that a change of leader could restore some of the moral authority lost over such debacles as the Downing Street parties or addressing the CBI unprepared, and riffing on Peppa Pig instead of the challenges of rebuilding after Covid.

3 January 2022 – Lady Ruth Davidson, Baroness Davidson of Lundin Links, member of the House of Lords, former leader of the Scottish Conservative Party