Wednesday 3 August 2022 06:57 PM Sajid Javid backs Liz Truss as Tory leader and takes a swipe at her rival Rishi ... trends now

Wednesday 3 August 2022 06:57 PM Sajid Javid backs Liz Truss as Tory leader and takes a swipe at her rival Rishi ... trends now
Wednesday 3 August 2022 06:57 PM Sajid Javid backs Liz Truss as Tory leader and takes a swipe at her rival Rishi ... trends now

Wednesday 3 August 2022 06:57 PM Sajid Javid backs Liz Truss as Tory leader and takes a swipe at her rival Rishi ... trends now

Sajid Javid backs Liz Truss as Tory leader and takes a swipe at her rival Rishi Sunak over tax cuts ahead of latest round of hustings Former Health Secretary Sajid Javid has backed Liz Truss to be Tory leader In a surprise move, Javid backed Truss over his friend ex-chancellor Rishi Sunak  Writing for The Times, Javid said Truss had a 'willingness' to challenge status quo He said Sunak would see UK 'sleepwalking into a high tax-low growth economy'

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Former Health Secretary Sajid Javid has thrown his backing behind Liz Truss in the race to be next leader of the Conservative Party.

Javid's endorsement of Truss over his friend Rishi Sunak may come as a blow to Sunak's camp, as Javid was widely regarded a mentor to the former chancellor in his early political career.

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