Truss reaction to Boris Johnson leadership win

Today Boris Johnson MP won the Conservative leadership election. He will officially be sworn in as Prime Minister tomorrow. Liz Truss MP, who has been Boris Johnson’s Director of Policy during the leadership campaign, commented ‘Congratulations to Boris Johnson; from Wednesday the United Kingdom will have a new prime minister who has the drive and energy to deliver Brexit, to ensure a successful and dynamic Britain. ‘

If you would like to read Boris' first speech as Prime Minister, you can do so here: