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Did Gove just torpedo Truss?

14 min listen

Michael Gove this morning said that Liz Truss’s plans to scrap the top 45 per cent tax rate are a ‘display of the wrong values’. It comes as Jake Berry, the Tory party chairman, confirmed that MPs who vote against the budget would lose the Conservative whip. Has Gove just ruined Truss’s conference?

James Heale speaks to Fraser Nelson and Katy Balls.

Produced by Max Jeffery.

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