Truss admits Plan A has failed

In another disarmingly frank answer to a question this week, Truss admitted that the U.K. was nowhere near securing a trade deal with Washington. Labour has been digging through the former trade secretary’s words over the past few years and found that she claimed a U.S. trade deal was her No. 1 priority in 2019… set a mid-2021 deadline during the pandemic … and insisted last summer that there was “significant progress” being made.

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