Warren Truss

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Warrn Truss
Warren Truss at a National Party candidate campaign launch.jpg
Warren Truss
Born Kingaroy, Queensland
Occupation Politician, farmer
Known for Leader of the National Party of Australia

Warren Truss (born 8 October 1948, Kingaroy, Queensland) is an Australian politician.[1] He was elected as the member for Wide Bay in the Australian Parliament in 1990.[2] He became the leader of the National Party in 2007.[2] In the Howard government, Truss was Minister for Customs and Consumer Affairs and Minister for Community Services.[2] In July 1999 Truss became of Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.[2] In 2005 he became Minister for Transport and Regional Services. In September 2006 he became Minister for Trade.[2]

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