Brexit timeline: Charting Britain's turbulent exodus from Europe
October 2019: Off to the polls — again
With no chance to govern effectively after losing a parliamentary majority, Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushed through a vote for early elections. While it didn't make it the first, second or even third time, it finally gained support from the opposition, paving the way for elections on December 12. Analysts say non-traditional parties, like the Liberal Democrats, are likely to perform well.