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Laura Kuenssberg @bbclaurak Westminster, mostly....

I know it's fashionable, but even in 2019 there is nothing big or clever about shooting the messenger - tweets or retweets here aren't necessarily my view

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Photo du Jour: Gabriella Zaghari-Ratcliffe next to her father Richard Ratcliffe, the husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Rat… https://t.co/9MQW94xhuZ
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergA stuffed #Brexitcast featuring... 🍝 Brexit ravioli 🥡 Rebecca Long-Bailey's Netflix & Chinese ⛷ Hot goss from Dav… https://t.co/HXyE6bhTnh
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg#Brexitcast tonight with slightly different cast of @AlexForsythBBC @helenlewis @MattChorley along with la Bella Ka… https://t.co/0bREOfNUoyAbout to record this week’s #brexitcast
1/23
2020
Robert Rogers confirms as per @elliotttimes that he has made complaint to parliamentary authorities about the forme… https://t.co/ixM2mwfjU1"We have to let people be who they want to be" Labour leadership hopeful Rebecca Long-Bailey tells @bbclaurak tran… https://t.co/Z1WbPumZKc
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergDoes Labour leadership candidate Rebecca Long-Bailey have Tory friends? "I've got a group of friends who aren't p… https://t.co/ApkFqlGbQX
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg"What we should have done was told [voters] very clearly that what the Labour Party believes in is realising aspira… https://t.co/odU2fjRQwR
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergLabour leadership: Rebecca Long-Bailey interview in full - BBC News - talking aspiration, tory friends, trans right… https://t.co/5hew4dEemxThere it is - the WAB has passed... it wasn't in doubt but it's now in law, we are leaving the EU next week https://t.co/Pc4xCxnF5sHear more on why she still backs the defeated manifesto, abortion, trans rights, Netflix and takeaways and having T… https://t.co/0QUZkyKjF7Long Bailey tells me Labour had a 'great set' of policies, but concentrated too much on slamming Tories + not enoug… https://t.co/w0FRxydcFuWe've been talking to @RLong_Bailey this afternoon - latest in our interview with Labour contenders from 5pm - here… https://t.co/wTV3j9ndBeLabour leadership candidate Emily Thornberry will be on the #AndrewNeilShow for an extended interview @afneil is… https://t.co/rdeZnfbxSd
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg#pmqs now on #politicsliveComing up at 1115 on BBC2 ⁦@Jo_Coburn⁩ with #politicslive including #PMQs and guests 👇⁦@leicesterliz⁩ ⁦@MPIainDS⁩ ⁦… https://t.co/SeI6eUEAbS
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1/22
2020
A reminder that although the Brexit bill will be signed off by Westminster tomorrow, there are real concerns in UK’… https://t.co/4cj45Y0F99
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergJess Phillips withdraws from Labour leadership race She says the party needs a candidate who can unite the Labour… https://t.co/lLO4QcF3EX
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergBreaking -@jessphillips quits @UKLabour leadership race:' Labour Party will need to select a candidate who can unit… https://t.co/8V4B19WFQ1
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergLabour race could go down from five to four by end of the day ... let’s see - definitely tough to see how Philips c… https://t.co/Wy6MoEmyC8As per @politico this morning - also today govt outlining terror laws and a big day in Labour leadership race - GMB… https://t.co/C3sdmbTkPp
1/21
2020
Dying for Change: Iraq's Young Revolt #BBCNewsTen on the latest resurgence in months long protests by young Iraqis… https://t.co/n9gh33R7eF
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberghttps://t.co/csKnmCOQbOBreaking -Usdaw backs @Keir_Starmer for @UKLabour leader
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergWhat Lords supported-'amendment removes Bill’s references to a constitutive system + instead makes clear it will im… https://t.co/qW6pWMpUiEThere's a moment - first defeat for Johnson's govt - in the Lords over giving EU citizens physical documents to pro… https://t.co/HWnfirk34H"Unless the regions and nations feel they have a voice... the United Kingdom's 300-year-old history may at some poi… https://t.co/rzj3rG30ta
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1/20
2020
ICYMI - our interview in full with Keir Starmer - we’ll be posting interviews with all the candidates week by week https://t.co/pxkoe2kwsP🚨 ATTENTION #BREXITCASTERS! 🚨 We're doing a LIVE SHOW at the world famous BBC Radio Theatre on Brexit Day Eve! 💃🏼… https://t.co/JACZiaCQmj
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergOn your latest #Brexitcast... ✋ EU lands a blow to Boris Johnson's plan for a comprehensive trade deal 📊 Revealin… https://t.co/ougf4CutqC
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1/17
2020
With apologies - there are also serious things in tonight’s #Brexitcast I promise - @BBCOne soon and here now https://t.co/QtylO0CIlbLabour leadership: What does Keir Starmer stand for? https://t.co/LDMiKRRHr2
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg"Why should it be you?" @bbclaurak asks Labour leadership contender Keir Starmer "Because I think I can restore th… https://t.co/2qMAy8fl9k
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergFirst in our series of interviews with the Labour leaders tonight on #BBCNews6 and #BBCNews10 https://t.co/3qYO4saNRa
1/16
2020
Get your telly on!! #andrewneilshow starting now on BBC2 with @afneil and @lisanandy
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergMore from Bury North's #MarginalSeatTest from earlier in the week https://t.co/F4QSt7Qq31#pmqs on #politicslive now
1/15
2020
Confirmed here ... https://t.co/XkmG0ObQ1oWas this what PM was hinting at when he said Iran deal should be 'replaced' this morning? No 10 sources clear they… https://t.co/RnOuPSQj2PLots of lines coming out of PM’s first big interview of the year ... https://t.co/R0zBR5Jy1iOn @BBCBreakfast at 0800 the first major interview with @BorisJohnson since winning #GE2019. @mrdanwalker is… https://t.co/rHigbGFeIE
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1/14
2020
Labour leadership: Activists look to move on from election defeat - our day in Bury North https://t.co/fzWzlGlTBpFive candidates have made it to the next stage of Labour leadership race - Thornberry made it to the ballot https://t.co/fADYwK7OFEWe're heading to Bury North to talk to Labour members and @JamesFrith who lost his seat by only 105 votes - who can… https://t.co/sMx3dVPWJBCrucial day in Labour leadership contest today - we'll know early afternoon if Clive Lewis and Emily Thornberry can… https://t.co/VAilzMlWvPGreat piece by Jonny ahead of Sandringham summit today https://t.co/qoRk8CquR2
1/13
2020
Road ahead is tricky sure, but getting Stormont up + running is a v significant early achievement for govt, and in… https://t.co/oUmko4DVhM
1/10
2020
This is a big deal - UK and Irish govts put deal on table for NI that could get Stormont back up and running quickl… https://t.co/TMK6tZcjh1Brexitcast - Outcast - on BBC Sounds, on @BBCNews now and @BBCOne later https://t.co/DGFzAfUZyKLike it or loathe it, what a difference a majority makes https://t.co/twgAzKDEu5Barry Gardiner is not running for Labour leadershipHappy New Year #brexitcasters (and everyone else!) First episode of 2020 later tonight, in a massive news week, wh… https://t.co/0EeMgZCsKQ
1/9
2019
Right then twitter, that’s it from me til next year - Happy Christmas one and all ... see you on the other side (fo… https://t.co/UFzapNk6aLHard time of year for a lot of folks. Suicide Hotline 116 123 (Samaritans) A simple copy and paste might save someo… https://t.co/Yb0vPv33peGreat news, welcome Lucy https://t.co/QtgLZIF7PYNo 10 confirms Zac Goldsmith getting a peerage and will keep ministerial post despite losing seat
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergI asked Vladimir Putin: "In the past Boris Johnson called you a ruthless tyrant and compared you to Dobby the elf f… https://t.co/8ifzcjYOa4
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg"We owe you, we know it and we will deliver" - PM Boris Johnson says the "time has come for change and the time has… https://t.co/4YDKAHET4W
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergEx-Labour MP @annaturley wins libel case against Unite over Skwawkbox blog https://t.co/dSHUVkAJUu
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergLabour spots govt has watered down arrangements to reunite child refugees with their families after EU in updated B… https://t.co/Qdp97ZYturThe EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill receives its first reading in the Commons. It will be debated more fully tomorrow: https://t.co/QndDJHYq6A
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergHere is the EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill 2019-20. https://t.co/Ijw8CR3L5V First impressions. Three clauses rem… https://t.co/YzmOs9twWt
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergIf you wondering about govt promises on NHS funding today this thread worth a read https://t.co/ivvatiZy7SNo job too big ... story of the day https://t.co/ActfcNFi5R👇🏼 https://t.co/Z8sz2JhHAJDexeu will close on January 31stQueen's Speech includes 12 Bills relating to crime, sentencing, security and the courts plus a Royal Commission on… https://t.co/jTR6Hkj49X
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergBody language btw the two is absolutely extraordinary- Corbyn looks seething https://t.co/AYVlrvyo0kThe Queen arrives for State Opening of Parliament Follow latest updates from the #QueensSpeech as UK government se… https://t.co/Wnb8Sm5Ogv
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg"This is Boris Johnson's Queen's Speech 2.0, and the circumstances couldn't be more different" @BBCLauraK says tod… https://t.co/p2VcoiBMJ6
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergAbout to go on air for the Queen’s Speech - live on @BBCNews @BBCOne and @BBCWorld - pomp and politics ... what more could you want ?!
12/19
2019
Wonder what he thinks of @EmilyThornberry ‘s call for advisers who worked to their own agenda, rather than the labo… https://t.co/qWaXfNbTVmBlimey - Corbyn’s closest ally in shadow cabinet also piling in on whether labour should have agreed election or not https://t.co/uNph37bB1CTrump impeachment - your questions answered https://t.co/ahO9eWfaGg
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergState Opening: Queen to outline PM's Brexit and NHS agenda https://t.co/X8vzdBlSWV
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergEmily Thornberry tells us she warned early election would be ‘catastrophic’ and that advisers who have been ‘poison… https://t.co/oeDVTa1rpjSome great shots of yesterday’s sitting! 📸 copyright @UKParliament @Jess__Taylor__ https://t.co/cxVe4PDSQA
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergLabour staff told they could lose their jobs after election defeat https://t.co/84lMZIMlUu
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergTONIGHT: "The far left that has taken over the Labour Party, if they remain in a position of authority... The Labou… https://t.co/cWXJ9IESzC
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergInteresting test for the labour candidates as they emerge ... 👇🏼 https://t.co/CK0yVHq21bA quick guide to the Labour leadership race • Each candidate needs 10% of Labour MPs/MEPs to back them • Plus nomi… https://t.co/Ix5dM1KvpU
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergEmily Thornberry is the first candidate to officially declare she will stand to be the next Labour leader… https://t.co/VX9NZfE5qV
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergI can reveal that Labour membership has spiked by 24,000 since last week
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergThis is a useful guide to how the ⁦@UKLabour⁩ leader will be elected - 21 MP nominations required - but crucial add… https://t.co/tw0WnVwkwU
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergWe'll be back on Friday! #Brexitcast https://t.co/MPkkq24o0G
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergICYMI on the Telly last night - The Brexit Storm Continues: Come for the politics, stay for the memes -… https://t.co/Y0HYadUI1nICYMI on the Telly last night - The Brexit Storm Continues: Come for the politics, stay for the memes -… https://t.co/K217HQsBxvAnybody who has played Jamie has made that face. https://t.co/HHxryKhhdZ
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg"My dad worked in a factory - he was a toolmaker. And my mum was a nurse" @Keir_Starmer says he's "seriously consi… https://t.co/zt3m3dqJnW
Retweeted by Laura Kuenssberg😂 https://t.co/8oUWv0PrXgGoing to be a long few weeks of Labour soul searching ...👇🏼 https://t.co/JttHoZMIeaLabour contest feels like getting properly under way .. Starmer out the gates - on @BBCr4today at 0810
12/18
2019
Wouldn’t be able to say it better myself .... on @BBCTwo in 2 mins https://t.co/4aGeYpJQydSome fabulous photos from parliament today by ©UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor: PM & Corbyn set off to the Lords… https://t.co/WCU1fmwwSZ
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergIain giving blow by blow account of what sounds like quite an astonishing meeting https://t.co/dvTr21LmWyMaybe #labourstorm is next ?! In meantime, #brexitstorm 2 - BBC 2 at 9pm https://t.co/wNfkdc5ed4Crikey sounds like this is still going - fair to say there is a lot of pent up anger https://t.co/HxVYpt8gt5Labour MP Clive Efford is shouting at leadership, saying it’d be a disaster to “do the same thing all over again” w… https://t.co/dozRCEYSAs
Retweeted by Laura KuenssbergSounds like PLP was a total horror for Corbyn - after @MaryCreaghMP who lost Wakefield took him on earlier in Portc… https://t.co/KyfEe6aATW140 new MPs. No John Bercow. No Jo Swinson. A Conservative majority of 80. The UK's new Parliament met for the firs… https://t.co/YeNvasudSo
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12/17
2019

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