Tuesday, August 16, 2022

United Kingdom: Who Is The New “Iron Lady” Liz Truss? – Foot Note

To describe Liz Truss, one of her former colleagues said: “The difference between her and a Rottweiler is that the dog gives up on the prey at some point.” Credits: Telam.

After the defection of more than 60 British government officials, then Prime Minister’s resignation, boris johnson, the names of potential successors began to circulate. As of now, the favorites are the former finance minister, Rishi Sunakand Foreign Minister, liz truss,

For now, Johnson, who served as leader conservative Partyannounced that he would remain the head of government until it could be defined who would be the person who would take the vacancy.

Although the British Parliament began with its recess period, it is expected that by the return of activities they may have already been certain in this regard.

According to British media reports, the finalists will tour the country to participate in 12 campaigns over the next six weeks. Then, those who make up the Conservative Party must vote to declare whoever takes the reins of power. The result will be declared on September 5 and the post will be taken a day later.

Thatcher’s successor

One profile that British conservatism really likes is that of the current foreign minister, Liz Truss, who has held that position since 2021. Also, since 2019 she has served as the Minister of Women and Equality.

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He is currently one of the oldest ministers in the government. In 2014 he was appointed by David Cameron as Cabinet Secretary; and beyond that management team, he also held positions in governments directed by Theresa May and the outgoing Boris Johnson.

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Rishi Sunak was the Chancellor of the Exchequer of Britain and is the one who would contest for office against Truss. Credits: Telam.

It is also recognized for being in charge of negotiating bilateral agreements. Brexit, In this sense, Truss promised that if he won, he would review all the laws of The European Union Retained after leaving the country. He also assured that he would renounce or replace those who represented “an impediment to the development of the United Kingdom”.

Another characteristic about the prime ministerial candidate is his “Margaret Thatcher” impression. Some even dared to call her the “new Iron Lady”. This is because the current foreign minister advocates the Thatcherite program of a free market economy with low taxes and a reduction in the size of the state.

“the difference between him and one” rottweiler It’s that the dog gives up on the hunt at some point,” said a former colleague about Liz Truss. He also defined her as “the most focused and passionate person I’ve ever met”.

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their daughters and social networks

through an interview a few days ago truss Provided a special fact that shows a new priority in politics: social networks and young people.

In such a situation, the prime ministerial candidate assured that his teenage daughters would also work in his campaign. Thus he said that both Francis -16 years old- and Freedom -of 13- Help your social network work.

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Boris Johnson has been hailed as one of the prime ministers who lasted the shortest time in office. Credits: Telam.

Francis has one GCSE ,General Certificate of Secondary Education) computing, so he’s helping with that,” he said. In turn, he added that his youngest daughter is also part of the “general political advice-giving” team.

The decision that both participate in the management of social networks is an interesting strategy if one takes into account the importance it has in young people’s lives. Even networks can be excellent channels to unite two places that seem distant from each other: youth and politics.

It is that these digital platforms have also acquired considerable relevance in the world of politics. It is enough to see how the information being circulated there can enhance or suppress one’s career forever.

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