Liz Truss fires Treasury chief and makes U-turn on tax cuts to calm markets : NPR

Journalists raise their hands for questions as Britain’s Prime Minister Liz Truss holds a news conference in the Downing Street Briefing Room in central London, Friday. Truss let go her finance chief Kwasi Kwarteng and reversed course on sweeping tax cuts.

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Journalists raise their hands for questions as Britain’s Prime Minister Liz Truss holds a news conference in the Downing Street Briefing Room in central London, Friday. Truss let go her finance chief Kwasi Kwarteng and reversed course on sweeping tax cuts.

Daniel Leal/AP

LONDON — British Prime Minister Liz Truss fired

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