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Truss Hints at UK Benefits Cuts, Courting New Tory Rebellion

  • Many of her MPs want welfare payments to rise with inflation
  • Ministers have been warning that government must find savings
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WATCH: Members of Truss’s cabinet say she will struggle to drive through key parts of her economic plan. Leigh-Ann Gerrans reports.Source: Bloomberg
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Liz Truss said she has yet to decide whether welfare payments in the UK should rise in line with inflation, an issue that threatens to spark another bitter dispute with disgruntled Conservative members of Parliament.