"We have borrowed to the hilt, taxation is as high as it can be now".
\u201c\u201cLiz Truss had the right idea. You cannot get out of this problem without growth\u201d\n \nBusinessman and former Brexit MEP Ben Habib says austerity, wage freezes and tax rises are not the solution to the economic crisis \n \n#bbcqt https://t.co/zLaC5Ifco7\u201d
— BBC Question Time (@BBC Question Time)
Truss was the prime minister for around seven weeks but was forced to resign after her economic policies sent the pound tumbling. So defending her is a bit of a rogue take.
People clapped Habib at the end but the British people are pretty polite...
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