Laura Kuenssberg

Laura is the political editor of BBC News. Before that she was Newsnight's chief correspondent and a regular presenter of the programme after a spell as ITV News business editor. Laura has lived and worked in France and in the United States. Before joining the BBC in 2000, Laura worked in local radio and TV and studied at Edinburgh and Georgetown universities. She is a proud Glaswegian, but lives happily in East London. She loves Twitter.