Boris Johnson Provides His Opinion On Liz Truss Becoming The Next Prime Minister

Congratulations to his incoming successor as Prime Minister have been sent by Boris Johnson.

Liz Truss defeated Rishi Sunak with 81,326 votes to 60,399 to take the reins of the Tory party.

On Twitter, Mr. Johnson stated: “I have been proud to serve as the leader of the Conservative Party for the last three years, winning the biggest majority for decades, completing Brexit, supervising the quickest vaccination deployment in Europe, and providing critical support to Ukraine.”

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‘I feel she has the correct plan to deal with the cost of living crisis, unite our party, and continue the tremendous task of uniting and leveling up our country,’ he continued about Ms. Truss. The time has come for every Conservative to support her wholeheartedly.

Following the contest’s start in July, Sir Graham Brady made the results official at 12:30 p.m. today.

It indicates that once Boris Johnson resigns, Ms. Truss, who is presently the foreign secretary, will be asked to form a government.

She thanked everyone for their support and expressed her gratitude for winning after a “hard-fought campaign” against Rishi Sunak. She also pledged to lead “as a Conservative.”

Tuesday will see Mr. Johnson leave No. 10, and Ms. Truss will take a flight to Balmoral to meet the Queen for the official transfer of power.

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Liz Truss speaks after being announced as Britain’s next Prime Minister at The Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London, Britain September 5, 2022. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

As she claimed victory in the Tory leadership race, she thanked “my friend” Mr. Johnson.

“Boris, you overcame Vladimir Putin, you defeated Jeremy Corbyn, you implemented the vaccine, and you accomplished Brexit.” From Kyiv to Carlisle, you received praise.

There was a brief awkward pause before some applause ultimately broke out.

And in 2024, we’ll deliver a significant victory for the Conservative Party.

Rishi Sunak, who lost the race for the Tory leadership, thanked everyone who supported him during the campaign in a tweet thanking Liz Truss.

I’ve said the Conservatives are a single family throughout.

“It’s right we now come together behind Liz Truss as she leads the nation through trying times,”

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