UK Independence Party Wins Second Parliamentary Seat In Byelection

November 21, 2014 9:31 AM

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The U.K. Independence Party (Ukip) struck another significant blow to British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday, winning its second parliamentary seat in two months from a constituency that Cameron had vowed to win at any cost.

Mark Reckless, who joined Ukip from Cameron’s Conservative party, won the Rochester and Strood byelection triggered by his defection by 2,920 votes, the Guardian reported.

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