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Liz Truss storms ahead of Rishi Sunak
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Liz Truss storms ahead of Rishi Sunak

Liz Truss has fast become the bookies favourite to become Britain’s next Prime Minister. The foreign secretary has a ‘significant lead’ according to the YouGov poll. New polling from YouGov revealed a ‘significant lead’ by the foreign secretary. Of the Conservative Party members questioned, 62% were backing Ms Truss as opposed to just 38% in Rishi Sunak’s corner. The results put the foreign secretary ahead by 24 points. Both candidates were grilled on various issues yesterday as their race to No 10 gathers pace. Ms Truss was forced to defend comments made while she was a Liberal Democrat at university in 1994. As a teenager she said her party did not believe people are born to rule. She defected to the Conservatives two years after making the speech. Questioned on when she realised s...