Less than seven weeks into her term as U.K Prime Minister, Liz Truss, announced her resignation. She was elected by the conservative party, who currently make up the majority of the U.K’s parliament, to replace Boris Johnson after his resignation. A week before she announced her resignation she had said in a speech that she would not be stepping down.
Former United States Secretary of Education Dies at Age 95
A sixth-generation Mexican American and the former United States Secretary of Education, Lauro Cavazos died on Tuesday in Concord, Massachusetts. He was the first Hispanic person ever to serve in the United States Cabinet. In the 1980s, Cavazos saw schools suffering from budget cuts, low academic performances, and increased high school dropouts.