UK leader Liz Truss goes from triumph to trouble in 6 weeks


British prime minister Charles has seen a turbulent start to her premiership with many saying her leadership is now hanging by a thread at just 6 weeks in power trusses time at the top has been bumpy to say the least Her libertarian economic policies have triggered emergency Central Bank intervention multiple U turns and the firing of her treasury chief conservative member of parliament Robert hauptmann described the last few weeks as a series of horror stories The government has looked like libertarian jihadists and treated the whole country as a kind of laboratory mice in which to carry out ultra ultra free market experiments The financial secretary to the treasury Andrew Griffith defended the prime minister This is a time when we need stability Nevertheless with new Chancellor Jeremy hunting power many say truss is still prime minister in name but powering government has shifted to hunt hunt has signaled he plans to rip up much of her remaining economic plan when he makes a medium term budget statement at the end of October Karen Chammas London

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