Liz Truss is prepared to go against voters' views on tax - but her plans carry huge economic and political risk

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When Liz Truss was vying to be the Conservative Party leader and our next prime minister, some of her colleagues worried that, as the anointed choice of Prime Minister Johnson, she was going to be the Boris Johnson continuity candidate.

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Liz Truss: 'I don't mind being unpopular'
Liz Truss hinted at further tax cuts to come and suggested she will press ahead with her plan to scrap the cap on bankers’ bonuses - saying not everything her government does will be “popular”.

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