Tory MP who gave Boris Johnson protesters the middle finger promoted to education minister

ByLavinia E. Smith

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A Brexit-backing MP who gave Boris Johnson protesters the center finger soon after he resigned has been offered a job as an education minister.

Andrea Jenkyns, a Johnson loyalist, shouted “wait and see” to crowds who went to observe his resignation.

Elevating a finger in the air for emphasis, Ms Jenkyns appeared to defy the hecklers, contacting: “Those who laugh final, giggle loudest”.

The member of the European Investigation Group gave the middle finger as she walked away.

Now, just above 24 hours later, Ms Jenkyns has been provided the job of education and learning minister.

Andrew Jenkyns shouted “wait and see” at protesters

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She tweeted: “It’s my honour to serve the key minister as Parliamentary Beneath-Secretary of Point out for Education and learning.

“Our training & treatment methods enable to condition the future era & lay the foundations for the long term.”

Cynics replied with comments like “Can’t wait around for you teach our youngsters fantastic manners”, with screenshots of her offering the center finger.

As Mr Johnson ongoing his key reshuffle, forced by the resignations of much more than 50 authorities users in between Tuesday evening and Thursday lunchtime, an additional Brexiteer, Peter Bone, was produced the new deputy chief of the Property of Commons – a submit that experienced not been stuffed considering that 2019.

And Damian Collins was manufactured parliamentary underneath-secretary of condition at the Office for Digital, Culture, Media and Activity.