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Conservative Campaign Chiefs Post Selfie Of Themselves Celebrating

Lynton Crosby and Mark Textor couldn't be happier.

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The Conservative party's chief strategist, Lynton Crosby, and his Australian colleague Mark Textor have tweeted this photo.

While results are still continuing to come in, the pair – who co-own the polling and strategy firm Crosby Textor – obviously feel happy enough about how things are going to start celebrating.

Crosby, who was the campaign manager for Boris Johnson's London mayoral campaign, was reportedly paid up to £500,000 to act as David Cameron's chief strategist.

The American campaign guru Jim Messina tweeted another celebratory photo. Messina, who was Obama's 2012 campaign manager, has been serving as a senior Conservative party adviser since 2013.

@LyntonKCrosby and I watching the early results.

Mark Di Stefano is a political editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Sydney.

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