You've sold us out! Labour lashes out at Liz Truss over Japan trade deal - furious letter
liz truss'>International Trade Secretary Liz Truss on Friday signed a free trade agreement with Japan
U.K. Trade Minister Greg Hands discusses the trade deal signed by U.K. liz truss'>International Trade Secretary Liz Truss and Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi at a ceremony in Tokyo
As far as I can tell, the government appears to have signed this trade deal without even publishing the text. The only details are contained in a UK government press release. Why the secrecy? What has Liz Truss got to hide?
“How fitting it is to be in the land of the rising sun to welcome in the dawn of a new era of free trade,” British Trade Secretary Liz Truss said.
. @afneil "You had a plan to build 200,000 starter homes. How many did you build?" Liz Truss: "There haven't been as many as we'd have liked... I don't have the exact number" AN: "How many did you build? ... It's easy to remember. It's 0. You built none"
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Oh yes. Because when I interviewed Boris Johnson during his Tory leadership bid I only asked him what his favourite colour was. Did you see my interview with liz truss'>Tory Liz Truss last week? I think you used to be a footballer. Stick to kicking balls.
Liz Truss tells Clarke's customs union "lost by more [than May's deal] and people are still trying to bring that back". Except it didn't. It lost by less (6 vote defeat to May's 58 vote defeat). Liz is Chief Secretary to the Treasury, in charge of numbers + stuff.