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Some women had a fantastic election—just not very many

By David Herman  

Laura Kuenssberg: had a very good election

There has been much weeping and wailing about women and the election. Not enough women on screen (true). Not enough women in the Cabinet (certainly true). But bad as this is, it’s not the whole picture. Some women had a terrific election.

Anne Lapping has been one of the best current affairs producers on British television for almost thirty years, since she co-founded Channel 4’s A Week in Politics in 1982. She was…

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