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‘Will the real Ms Truss please stand up’: Kay Burley lists Liz Truss’s numerous U-turns

Kay Burley listed multiple examples of Liz Truss’ U-turns in her political opinions during an interview with the Tory leadership candidate.“You were a remainer, and now you’re not. You supported Brits to fight in Ukraine, then you didn’t. You wanted to build on the Green Belt, now you don’t.“You wanted to abolish the monarchy, and now you don’t,” Burley poses to Truss, adding: “Will the real Ms Truss please stand up?”The foreign secretary, along with Rishi Sunak, was being interviewed on Sky News’ Battle for Number 10.Click here to sign up to our newsletters. Read More Tory leadership contest: Penny Mordaunt backs Liz TrussTory leadership: Liz Truss says she will not visit Taiwan if elected prime ministerTruss claims recession ‘not inevitable’ despite Bank of England warning
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‘Sizzling’: Viewers react after Kay Burley quotes Eminem as she roasts Liz Truss in leadership debate

Kay Burley has been praised by viewers for her takedown of Liz Truss, which included a nod to an Eminem lyric.During a debate on Sky News last night (4 August), the broadcaster interviewed Number 10 hopefuls Truss and Rishi Sunak.At one point, Burley began listing all the different examples of when Truss has made drastic U-turns in her views and policies.“You were a Remainer, and now you’re not,” she said. “You supported Brits to fight in Ukraine, then you didn’t. You wanted to build on the Green Belt, and now you don’t. You wanted to abolish the monarchy, and...
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Kay Burley listing Liz Truss's numerous U-turns is the most awkward 36 seconds of her political career

Liz Truss was asked about her changing political opinions and it made for very awkward viewing.Sky News's Kay Burley laid out all her U-turns in 36 excruciating seconds as part of a special interview with the two Tory leadership candidates, The Battle For Number 10.She said: "You were a Remainer, and now you're not. You supported Brits to fight in Ukraine then you didn't. You wanted to build on the green belt, and now you don't. You wanted to abolish the monarchy, and now you don't. You wanted to arm Taiwan and now I'm not sure if you're saying whether...
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Kay Burley has perfect response after Grant Shapps says we should judge Boris Johnson 'in the round'

Kay Burley listed some of Boris Johnson's biggest mistakes after Grant Shapps said people should judge him "in the round" and it made for awkward viewing.The transport minister appeared on Burley's show on Sky News this morning with the unenviable task of defending the prime minister as well as chancellor Rishi Sunak, after it was announced they are to be fined for attending an event in June 2020 while the rest of the country obeyed strict lockdown rules.Burley questioned how Johnson could remain in office after the police slapped him with a £50 fine for having a short gathering in...
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Kwasi Kwarteng clashes with Kay Burley over Rishi Sunak’s wife’s non-domicile status

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has said that the public can reach their “own conclusions” about the non-domicile status of Chancellor Rishi Sunak's wife, Akshata Murty.Sky presenter Kay Burley asked Kwarteng his thoughts on the public being asked to pay more tax while Murthy has non-domicile status, meaning that she can avoid paying UK taxes on earnings overseas.“I haven't come here to comment on her tax affairs... people can reach their own conclusions,” Kwarteng said.Click here to sign up for our newsletters.
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Awkward moment Kay Burley tells Ukrainian's in Dublin that the 'British people are completely behind you'

Two Ukrainian refugees who have settled in Dublin were quick to praise the Irish public for their support in response to Kay Burley's comment that the British people are behind them.Allada and Anastasia appeared on Sky News to discuss how they ended up in Dublin after they travelled for four days to the Polish border in order to escape Ukraine as Russian forces continue to invade the country."Our homeland Ukraine is under attack from Russian bombs and rockets," Allada said."Our native city, Kharkiv, is targeted by the enemy. As you know, civilians are dying every day. Our families who stayed...
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Kay Burley clashes with James Cleverly over number of Ukrainian refugees taken by UK

Sky News’ Kay Burley clashed with James Cleverly over the number of Ukrainian refugees taken by UK as the foreign minister said the process of accepting Ukrainian refugees “has only just started”.It was revealed today that only “around 50” visas had been granted under the Ukraine Family Scheme as of 10am on Sunday.Mr Cleverly told Sky News: “We have made it absolutely clear we want to support Ukrainians who are seeking refuge, both those who have family connections here in the UK and, indeed, those who don’t.”Click here to sign up to our newsletters.
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'So that's a yes': Kay Burley grills Liz Truss over Tory donations linked to Russia

Liz Truss has received a grilling over the Conservative party receiving donations from people linked to Russia.On an appearance on Sky News, Truss was asked by host Kay Burley about the party receiving "Russian linked cash" and refused to say the party would return these donations in light of escalating tensions in Ukraine."All donations to the Conservative party are from people on the electoral register in Britain, those donations are properly declared," she said."The oligarchs that we are targeting in today's sanctions, those are people that are closely linked to Vladimir Putin's regime. "There are many people who have moved...
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‘Labour’s not without guilt!’ Kay Burley lays into Anneliese Dodds over Paterson attack

Sky News host Kay Burley has told Labour MP Anneliese Dodds that “Labour’s not without guilt” amid the ongoing row over the decision not to suspend the Conservative MP Owen Paterson. Mr Paterson was found to have accepted payments to lobby on behalf of two private companies with whom he had links. On Wednesday night in Parliament Conservative MPs voted to scrap standards rules and block the suspension of Mr Paterson.
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