4.Liz Truss polled a total vote of 81,326 to defeat her opponent, Rishi Sunak, who polled 60,399 votes in the Conservative Party’s election.
5. She began her political journey as a teenage member of the centrist Liberal Democrats before switching to the right-wing Conservatives.
6. In 2000, Truss married Hugh O’Leary, a fellow accountant; the couple has two daughters.