The new foreign secretary of the UK, Liz Truss, is a married woman and has two children with her husband Hugh O Leary.
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been replaced by International Trade Secretary Liz Truss, making two of the top four cabinet positions women hold. On Wednesday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Liz Truss as foreign minister.
Mr. Raab left Downing Street moments before Liz arrived, and it was reported that he had been selected as deputy prime minister, lord chancellor, and justice secretary.
On the other hand, Truss has signed several post-Brexit trade agreements with countries all over the world and is well-liked by Conservative Party members.
— UK Prime Minister (@10DowningStreet) September 15, 2021
Does Liz Truss Have Children?
Yes, Liz Truss and her husband, Hugh O’ Leary, have two daughters of their own.
Liz Truss has not shared any information on their children’s names.
Their daughters are in their mid-teen years, residing in London with their parents.
On the other hand, Liz’s father’s name is John Kenneth, and his mother’s name is Priscilla Mary Truss.
Her father taught at the University of Leeds in mathematics. On the other hand, her mother was a teacher, a Campaign for nuclear disarmament’s member, and a nurse.
Liz Truss Husband Hugh O’Leary and Affair Scandal
Liz Truss married her husband, Hugh O’ Leary, in the year 2000. There is not much information on her husband’s wiki.
On a separate note, Liz Truss was suspected of having an alleged fling with MP Tory Mark Field, who was married at the time.
Truss had been having an affair with Field for over a year when she was picked. It began in May 2005 and ended a month later, during the General Election campaign.
Truss was accompanied by her then-lover when she canvassed for votes, according to Paul Rogan, the treasurer of Calder Valley Conservatives at the time. Truss came within 1,300 votes of defeating Labour for the seat.
Additionally, Paul Rogan stated, “Had an affair been known, she would not have been picked.”
Liz Truss Age And Wiki
Liz Truss was born on 26 July 1975, and she is currently 46 years old.
Liz is a British politician who has held the Foreign Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities from September 2021 to September 2019. She has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for South West Norfolk since 2010.
Similarly, She is a Conservative Party member. In addition, truss served as Secretary of State for Environment, Justice, and Lord Chancellor from 2014 to 2016, Chief Secretary to the Treasury from 2017 to 2019, Secretary of State for International Trade, and President of the Board of Trade from 2019 to 2021.
Truss has failed to secure a highly-coveted trade agreement with the United States, with President Joe Biden’s administration prioritizing a comprehensive assessment of Trump’s trade policies.
On the other hand, she has aided in the de-escalation of a long-running trade dispute over aircraft subsidies and the elimination of duties on a variety of British goods by the United States.
We need a foreign sec who will raise climate at every meeting with other foreign ministers
Instead we have one who struck out all references to climate from trade deal with Australia #LizTruss
— Caroline Lucas (@CarolineLucas) September 15, 2021
According to documents published by Greenpeace, Truss met with several US libertarian organizations in 2018 who advocated for tax reduction and deregulation for corporations. Truss wanted to hear “what we can learn from ‘Reaganomics’ on topics like regulation and red tape,” according to a briefing paper.