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Jon Sopel

Jon is the BBC’s North America editor. Prior to covering US elections and hurricanes, he had a long stint of being one of the lead news anchors in London, presenting on the BBC News Channel, The Politics Show and Global with Jon Sopel. Jon has also presented from around the world on major events - from Rome for the installation of the new Pope, South Africa for the funeral of Nelson Mandela and from conflicts in the Middle East, Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Three election headlines you could wake up to

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  • Donald Trump and Joe Biden
  • US President Donald Trump speaks during the daily briefing on the coronavirus in the briefing room at the White House on April 13, 2020
  • A tired healthcare worker is seen by the Brooklyn Hospital Center in New York, United States on April 1, 2020
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