Mary Elizabeth Truss most known to be called Liz Truss is known to be a British politician born on July 26, 1975, in Oxford, United Kingdom. Being most influential as far as ladies’ empowerment is concerned, Liz Truss is known to have served as Secretary of state for Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Affairs since the year 2021.
She was as well the Minister for Women and Equalities since the year 2019. She is an ardent member of the Conservative Party and has as well served as a member of Parliament for South West Norfolk since the year 2010.
A moment ago Liz Truss was declared the winner with 57.4% of the vote whiles her competitor Rishi Sunak received 42.6%. This tally proves that she is the only one to have acquired less than 60% of the vote after the conservative leaders were elected after a whole ballot.
Truss’s political career goes a long way as she has served as the chair of the Lewisham Deptford Conservative Association from the year 1998 to the year 2000. In the year 2006 in May, she got elected as the councilor for Eltham South.
Before being named by Cameron to the Cabinet as Secretary of State for the Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs during the 2014 cabinet reshuffle, Truss served as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Childcare and Education from 2012 to 2014.
How old is Liz Truss?
Liz Truss is known to be 47 years old at the time. She was elected today by the Conservative Party majority and will be assuming the role effective today.