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'If a posh guy from a private school walks into a room he automatically gains respect, he's got status. If I walk into a room, I've got to earn respect because people look at me differently' says Deputy Labour Leader @AngelaRayner. #TheTake: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501
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"I think I could do it now, I think I could and I think it’s really important that kids from my background do have that aspiration." Deputy Labour Leader @AngelaRayner tells @SophyRidgeSky she thinks she could be prime minister. #TheTake: trib.al/dwvcRFT
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"I think they should reseek a mandate." Deputy Labour Leader @AngelaRayner says there should be a general election and she doesn't think the Tories would get a mandate from the public again as they've "failed so spectacularly". #TheTake: trib.al/dwvcRFT
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Conservative MP Victoria Prentis says she's "really not keen" on having another general election - adding 'we haven't had a chance to implement the 2019 manifesto' despite 3 years of a Boris Johnson govt. #TheTake: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233
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Liz Truss supporter @MPIainDS says there are 'concerns' among Conservative members about the "way Boris Johnson was dispatched" and they are "worried about those" behind his departure. #TheTake: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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'Even Rishi Sunak himself admits he is the underdog...' - @SophyRidgeSky Sunak supporter @VictoriaPrentis says he is "right" to see himself as the underdog in the Tory leadership race. #TheTake: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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📺 The Take this evening 🔵 Fmr Conservative leader @MPIainDS 🔵 DEFRA Minister @VictoriaPrentis 🔵 Conservative MP @IoWBobSeely 🔴 Labour Dep Leader @AngelaRayner ➕ @SamCoatesSky ➕ @joncraig 📱📺 Live 9pm Mobile/YouTube/TV @SkyNews with @SophyRidgeSky
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'What has Liz Truss done as Chief Secretary to the Treasury - I mean did she cut taxes at that time? Did spending go up or down?' Rishi Sunak supporter @DominicRaab questions Liz Truss' record in government. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT
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'What Tory leadership candidate would you be most worried about fighting in a general election?' - #Ridge Labour's @bphillipsonMP: "I'm not worried about any of them." trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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"The chancellor signed off on the extra money that was printed." @MPIainDS suggests Rishi Sunak "fuelled" inflation by allowing the Bank of England to ramp up money printing during the pandemic. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT
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'Would you support schools that decide to close in the heat?' - @SophyRidgeSky Shadow Education Secretary @bphillipsonMP says closing schools should be a 'last resort' but it's up to headteachers to decide. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT
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"We ought to enjoy the sunshine." Deputy PM @DominicRaab gives his advice on how people should cope with the heatwave and says the NHS "are doing a whole load of contingency planning". #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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'Should people work from home over the heatwave?' - @SophyRidgeSky 'That's for employers to consider', says Deputy Prime Minister @DominicRaab. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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"We need to see leadership in action now." Tracy Nicholls, from the College of Paramedics, says the crisis in the NHS is happening now amid the Tory leadership race and the system needs support. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT
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"This is serious heat." Tracy Nicholls, from the College of Paramedics, says people should 'pay attention to vulnerable people' during the heatwave and gives her advice on keeping safe. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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Penny Mordaunt has "questions to answer" about her position on self-identification, says Tory MP @Lee4NED, who is supporting Kemi Badenoch in the leadership race. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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Does Kemi Badenoch have enough experience to become PM? Tory MP @Lee4NED says she has 'lots of ministerial experience' and she has taken on 'some challenging briefs' on issues such as 'equality'. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YT
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'I would have no problem with Kemi Badenoch and Liz Truss being in the final two' in the Tory leadership race, says former Conservative leader @MPIainDS. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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"Everybody's record should be fully opened and examined" in the Tory leadership race, says @MPIainDS. The Tory MP suggests Penny Mordaunt is not being "open" about her record in government. #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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'How is Liz Truss funding her tax cuts?' - @SophyRidgeSky @MPIainDS insists the "Treasury has headroom" - and says it's currently "bound on the wrong course". #Ridge: trib.al/dwvcRFT 📺 Sky 501, Virgin 602, Freeview 233 and YouTube
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