Friday, Dec 09, 2022
Focus on the big picture

Liz Truss: We should have laid the ground better for mini-Budget

Telegraph, 02 Oct 2022
Liz Truss has admitted she "should have laid the ground better" ahead of her mini-Budget, but promised to stick with the package in full despite horror from the financial markets.

Speaking on the first day of the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, the Prime Minister doubled down on her tax cutting plan, but said the decision to abolish the top rate of income tax was left to Kwasi Kwarteng and was not agreed with the rest of the Cabinet.

Read more:

#liztruss #budget #tax #conservativepartyconference

Subscribe to The Telegraph with our special offer: just £1 for 3 months. Start your free trial now:

Get the latest headlines: and are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.
Related Articles