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Simon Clarke: What the PM can learn from Liz Truss

Simon Clarke on what the PM can learn from ‘radical’ Liz Truss

7 January 2023

9:00 AM

7 January 2023

9:00 AM

After Liz Truss’s spectacular fall from power, it was hard to find Tories who were happy to admit to having supported her. ‘Trussonomics’ became a punchline. Most of her plans were scrapped, including, this week, her childcare proposals. But among the wreckage of the Truss experiment, there is one survivor who is willing to defend its principles, loudly and publicly.

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