Emma Barnett left it late to own Boris Johnson’s Tory MP backer Rishi Sunak and it’s glorious

Boris Johnson was due to break cover and appear in public today to launch his Tory leadership bid.

But as lots of people have been pointing out, the leading contender to be the next prime minister hasn’t been taking too many questions of late.

It was a point made by 5 Live’s Emma Barnett to Johnson backer, his fellow Tory MP Rishi Sunak, and it’s a lovely moment.

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This govt minister making up a stat about public backing for Theresa May is radio gold