[51] "Kuenssberg deserves this prize for the sheer volume and scope of reporting on some of the biggest changes ever in British politics" said the judges, pointing especially to her coverage of the EU membership referendum and its aftermath. We have created a browser extension. She made debut as co-newscaster from News at Ten with Alastair Stewart on 27 August 2013. Laura Kuenssberg was born Laura Juliet Kuenssberg in 1976 in Italy. [37] The BBC News press office tweeted: "Regarding today's Politics Live programme, the BBC does not believe it, or its political editor, has breached electoral law. Her mother gave birth to Kuenssberg while in Italy as her father was working there for Coats Viyella. She is quite secretive about her private life with media which might be the reason she hasn't revealed much about her husband details. Lauren Kuenssberg from her successful career may have collected a decent sum. Bio, Wiki, Age, Mother who died suddenly in Glasgow, Family,…. On 11 December, one day before the 2019 general election, she drew controversy by claiming on air that submitted postal votes, apparently viewed by both the Labour Party and the Conservative Party, were "looking pretty grim for Labour in a lot of parts of the country. [23], Following the 2016 local elections, a petition was started on 38 Degrees which accused Kuenssberg of being biased against the Labour Party and its leader Jeremy Corbyn, and called for her dismissal. [41], An interview with Prime Minister Boris Johnson in July 2020 led to over 100 complaints against Kuenssberg being submitted to the BBC alleging that she had overly interrupted Johnson and was displaying bias against the government. Bio, Wiki, Age, Dad Refused to Break Car Windows…, Who is Abel Sithole? She initially decided not to report the comments because the BBC generally requires a story to have two sources before it can run. After returning to the UK, she worked for local radio and then cable television in Glasgow, before joining BBC North East and Cumbria in March 2000 as a trainee journalist. By law party candidates and agents can observe postal votes being verified, but the ballot papers are placed face down and not counted until polls close on election day. Laura Kuenssberg began her career working for local radio before joining the cable television in Glasgow. Bio, Wiki, Age, Tessa Majors Father, Wife, Children, Education, Career, Books, Daughter’s Death, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Who is Gwilyn Owen? She was involved in Labour MP Stephen Doughtry's resignation announcement as a shadow foreign office minister on Daily Politics. , replacing Gavin Esler in the latter role.

Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife (Comedian Celeste Barber),…. It's her job to be sceptical about everything we say". Laura Kuenssberg succeeded Nick Robinson in July 2015 as the political editor of BBC News becoming the first woman to hold the position.

She has also previously worked in the sector of Radio and also undertaken the responsibilities of a reporter, affair editor and correspondent for BBC News and other networks. In July 2015, she was ap­pointed as the po­lit­i­cal ed­i­tor of BBC News, the first woman to hold the po­si­tion, in suc­ces­sion to Nick Robin­son. [18], In December 2016, Kuenssberg said a source had told her that the Queen had made comments supportive of leaving the European Union during a private lunch at Windsor Castle. Laura Kuenssberg was born as Laura Juliet Kuenssberg in Italy in 1976. Kuenssberg studied history at the University of Edinburgh, followed by a journalism course at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.,[11] where she worked on an NBC News political programme. [52], Kuenssberg was named in the Evening Standard's 2019 list of the top 20 'most influential Londoners'. "[38] The Metropolitan Police Service later confirmed that there was "no evidence of any criminal offences having been committed." His purported answer to a question as broadcast in the report was in fact his reply to a more general (unbroadcast) question, not specifically about that terrorist attack. In December of the same year, she won the Journalist of the Year award. Laura Kuenssberg Wiki Biography Born Laura Juliet Kuenssberg in 1976 in Italy, she is a political editor, commentator and reporter, best known to the world for her extensive work for BBC News. Laura Kuenssberg is a British journalist who works for BBC News. The BBC defended Kuenssberg, stating that she has conducted the interview in a 'thorough, firm but fair manner.