(LONDON) -- It took Liz Truss 12 years in Parliament to reach the pinnacle of British political power. Now, after just 44 days leading the country, she has assumed the title of shortest-serving prime minister in the history of the United Kingdom.Not since George... Read More.
(LONDON) -- U.K. Prime Minister Liz Truss announced her resignation on Thursday.Truss, who only became prime minister on Sept. 6, will be the shortest serving prime minister in modern political history."I cannot deliver the mandate on which I was elected by the Conservative Party,"... Read More.
(LONDON) -- It was only six weeks ago that Liz Truss met Queen Elizabeth II and was appointed the new prime minister of the U.K. But six weeks is a long time in British politics and, after a major policy U-turn along with unconvincing... Read More.
(LONDON) -- New British Prime Minister Liz Truss on Thursday responded to skyrocketing energy prices in dramatic fashion with plans for a freeze on natural gas and electricity bills for millions of households that face massive rate increases as the winter months approach.The policy... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Liz Truss became the prime minister of the United Kingdom on Tuesday, shortly after Boris Johnson formally resigned.Johnson, who had announced his intention to resign two months ago, formally stepped down during an audience with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II at Balmoral Castle... Read More.
(LONDON) -- The United Kingdom's Conservative Party announced Monday that it has selected Liz Truss as its new leader, putting her in line to be confirmed as the country's prime minister.Truss beat rival Rishi Sunak in a leadership election, in which only the 180,000... Read More.