Watch again: Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss take part in final Conservative Party hustings in London

Liz Truss has made a firm pledge of “no new taxes” if she becomes prime minister next week. Truss also specifically ruled out a new windfall tax on energy companies which are raking in massive profits as a result of the historic spike in gas prices. Truss’s leadership rival Rishi Sunak made clear he was ready to impose a further windfall tax on energy giants, insisting it was “absolutely right” at a time when the companies are “making billions of profit because of war”. And he said that as PM he would not rule out energy rationing of the kind being considered by France’s Emmanuel Macron. Watch more from Independent TV: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram: Subscribe to Independent Premium for exclusive content and live events:


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