Laura Kuennssberg

Laura Kuenssberg is the BBC’s Political Editor, she was BBC’s Newsnight Chief Correspondent and Presenter until the summer of 2015. She provides analysis of the latest stories, both in the UK and internationally from a poliitcal point of view.


Formerly Business Editor for ITV and prior to that Chief Political Correspondent for the BBC, Laura won acclaim for her coverage of the 2010 General Election and the formation of the Coalition government. Other major stories Laura has covered include Barack Obama's Presidential campaign; the build-up to the Iraq war; and the accession of the Eastern European countries into the EU from Prague, Warsaw and Berlin.

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