11/05/2010 British PM Gordon Brown resigns after 13 years of Labour rule
Gordon Brown resigns as UK Prime Minister
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Alastair Campbell reacts to Brown resignation
Nick Clegg responds to Gordon Brown's resignation - 10/05/2010
Labour MPs Call For Gordon Brown To Go As Prime Minister
Brown announced he would stand down as leader of the Labour Party, and instructed the party to put into motion the processes to elect a new leader. Labour's attempts to retain power failed and in May, he officially resigned as Prime Minister and Leader of the Labour Party.