Tuesday 21 December 2021
Heart and Stomach?
Following in the footsteps of the lowly Betty Bullen and the lowly Betty Battenberg, the lowly Betty Truss had intended to be crowned Elizabeth III. But a real, live Brahmin is having none of that.
Rishi Sunak is hardly a Modern Monetary Theorist. But he is the closest thing that is going to be on offer any time soon. He may or may not believe in levelling up. But like Labour and the Liberal Democrats, Truss is fanatically opposed to it.