Editorial: Truss has taken a wrecking ball to what’s left of Britain after Brexit
Conservatism is an enduring and honourable political creed that has been debased and discredited by incompetent extremists
It is difficult to recall a policy announcement that did so much damage so quickly to a country, its government, its people, its financial markets and its international image as Britain’s so-called mini budget of September 23. Central to the policy was a raft of uncosted and unfunded tax cuts aimed at stimulating the economy, presented by a government in hectic and clueless pursuit of “growth, growth, growth”.
Yet it was so dishonestly presented and ...