|Known for||Leader of the National Party of Australia|
Warren Truss (born 8 October 1948, Kingaroy, Queensland) is an Australian politician. He was elected as the member for Wide Bay in the Australian Parliament in 1990. He became the leader of the National Party in 2007. In the Howard government, Truss was Minister for Customs and Consumer Affairs and Minister for Community Services. In July 1999 Truss became of Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. In 2005 he became Minister for Transport and Regional Services. In September 2006 he became Minister for Trade.
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- "The Hon Warren Truss MP – Parliament of Australia". aph.gov.au. 2012. http://www.aph.gov.au/Senators_and_Members/Parliamentarian?MPID=GT4. Retrieved 20 January 2013.
- "Warren Truss MP (Federal Member for Wide Bay and Leader of The Nationals)". warrentruss.com. 2013. http://www.warrentruss.com/about.php. Retrieved 20 January 2013.