Rishi Sunak has turned into a social media star, but who is he trying to influence? | Marie Le Conte

His latest slick self-promotional video shows a politician trying just a little too hard to show his best side

“I’m sure this budget will look better on Instagram,” said Keir Starmer in the Commons on Wednesday. “In fact, this week’s PR video cost the taxpayer so much, I was half expecting to see a line in the OBR forecast for it.”

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