Laura Kuenssberg ‘in talks to step down as BBC political editor’

Laura Kuenssberg ‘in talks to step down as BBC political editor’

10/21/2021 10:22:00 PM

Laura Kuenssberg ‘in talks to step down as BBC political editor’

Jon Sopel reportedly poised to replace her as he returns from Washington role

The Independent: “The North America editor role is currently being advertised internally and the role will go through the normal recruitment process; it’s a bit soon to start speculating about the outcome of this, let alone other jobs which aren’t actually vacant.”

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Mr Sopel, who was linked to the political editor job six years ago, is tipped to be replaced in Washington DC by Sarah Smith, the BBC Scotland editor and occasional Today presenter.Ms Kuenssberg’s deal has yet to be signed off and there is no confirmed timeframe,

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Not soon enough! She should have gone since 2019! What a shame liked her Couldn’t happen to soon, worst political editor in living memory, less of an impartial editor and more of cheerleader to Boris and the Tories. The next one needs to remember they are paid by license fee payers and not the Tories bbclaurak BBCNews

In talks with CCHQ no doubt. Wonder where she'll pop up next? When did she last do any journalism? BJ PR team. PLEASE retweet this call to action for the PROTEST for a FREE JULIAN ASSANGE - NEXT WED, 27th OCTOBER, London. JULIAN'S FREEDOM IS OUR FREEDOM !! Probably going to work officially for No10! Oh no, she’s going to be made a Dame isn’t she for services against democracy?

Thought her next role would be on the front bench after all the hard work over the years GB News? Isn’t it weird how she has faced accusations of Tory bias and yet most Tories on social media, accuse BBC political news of left wing bias! This says to me she/they must be doing something right?

Laura Kuenssberg in talks to step down as BBC political editorExclusive: those with knowledge of negotiations say Kuenssberg could become presenter on Today programme Skipped over this bit. Good About time then she can join her true home in Tory central office

You really need someone like Steve Bannon to spread the Mega message even most Tories are really too wet! Laura K. should swap with Sopel and move to Washington DC. More stimulating than the depressing saga of Bunter and Brexit m. Oh christ, his Prime Blobness hasn't got another kid on the way has he?!

The PM has refused to accept her resignation. I thought she was Tory spokesman Better the devil you know. 😇

Laura Kuenssberg in talks to step down as BBC political editorExclusive: those with knowledge of negotiations say Kuenssberg could become presenter on Today programme Skipped over this bit. Good About time then she can join her true home in Tory central office

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Severe pregnancy illness: 'I won't have another baby''Some people have abortions because of it' Severe sickness during pregnancy, known as hyperemesis gravidarum, leads to prolonged nausea and vomiting. Laura kept a video diary of her experiences of the condition Its been around for as long as I can remember; just seems everyone a victim today. I have never known so many victims. Not saying its not pleasant; but they do seem to get time off which should help. Just if working others have to do your work while off; patience is a virtue. How about a wife that went through this for 6 times. Her grandmother went through the same thing for 12 times. Family support was essential and central. I had this too 24/7 for 5half months, couldn't eat or drink anything inning ice cube on my lips and I threw up too,I'm surprised I didn't fracture ribs with the force of wretching it was horrific