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Labour reshuffle: a leaner and meaner shadow cabinet?

Keir Starmer insists his reshuffle promoted the best people for the job, while others view it as a shift to the right.

Keir Starmer carried out a surprise shake-up of the top ranks of the Labour Party this week. Anoosh Chakelian, Ailbhe Rea and Stephen Bush discuss who’s up and who’s down, and what the reshuffle signals for the party

Then, in You Ask Us a listener questions why Boris Johnson continues to be regarded as an electoral asset by Conservative MPs given Rishi Sunak’s popularity. 

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