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The voting process for the new Conservative Party leader formally opened with postal ballots being mailed out to Tory members Rishi Sunak vowed to cut the basic rate of income tax by 20 per cent in a few years if he is elected Britain's PM The 42-year-old former Chancellor is trailing his rival Liz Truss in the opinion polls and bookmaker's odds
A snap poll after the debate put Sunak in the lead but Truss was trailing in last place Sunak's camp has indicated that he would be open to more debates if he qualifies for the final two The winner of that ballot will go on to be elected the new Tory leader and take over from caretaker Boris Johnson as the new British PM by September 5
UK Foreign Minister Lizz Truss launched a bid to succeed Boris Johnson as the leader of the Conservative Party and PM Truss, 46 is widely seen as one of the potential contenders for the leader of the Conservative Party . Notably, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss had cut short her trip to a G20 meeting in Indonesia to return to London.