Rishi Sunak calls General Election for July 4: why now? | LBC analysis

by 24britishtvMay 23, 2024, 6 a.m. 25
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Rishi Sunak has called an election for July 4 - earlier than most people thought. Mr Sunak had repeatedly insisted that the election would be taking place in the second half of the year, which many assumed would mean some time in the Autumn. But here Nick Ferrari is joined by LBC's Political Editor Natasha Clark to analyse why the prime minister has decided to go now and not later in the year. 00:01 Natasha Clark analyses Rishi Sunak's decision 2:13 LBC reporters speak to the public about the election 5:14 Professor of politics Tim Bale gives his verdict on why Sunak went 'early' Listen to the full show on Global Player: https://app.af.globalplayer.com/Br0x/LBCYouTubeListenLive #NickFerrari #Politics #generalelection #RishiSunak #LBC LBC is the home of live debate around news and current affairs in the UK. Join in the conversation and listen at https://www.lbc.co.uk/ Sign up to LBC’s weekly newsletter here: https://l-bc.co/signup

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