Tory MPs told they will lose whip if they vote against Kwarteng's tax-cutting mini-budget

Credit: Sky News- Published on October 2, 2022
Conservative MPs will lose the party whip if they vote against Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng's tax-cutting mini-budget, a senior Tory has said.

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Published on October 3, 2022 -  00:54
Kwasi Kwarteng explains U-turn on 45p tax rate cut
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng says he has decided to scrap the government’s plan to cut the 45% rate for earnings over £150,000 because it was “drowning out the other elements” of the mini-budget. The chancellor described the 45p tax rate cut as “a distraction” and “the wrong thing to do”. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at

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