Mint Explainer: The probables who can replace Liz Truss3 min read . Updated: 20 Oct 2022, 09:38 AM IST
- While Jeremy Hunt is being called a “de facto prime minister”, many speculate it is only a matter of time before the party acts to remove Truss.
Britain’s political drama continues. After the dramatic sacking of former Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng, Prime Minister Liz Truss is struggling to hold on to office. She has appointed Jeremy Hunt, an experienced former Cabinet Minister, as her new Chancellor. In just a few days, Hunt has taken an axe to Truss’s grand economic plans and has, in the eyes of many, effectively taken over the government from Truss. Mint explains the rapid developments in British politics:
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