Tony Abbott Voted Out As Australian Prime Minister
In a sudden leadership vote, Australia's Liberal Party voted Prime Minister Tony Abbott out of office. Malcolm Turnbull will replace him.By Sebastian Martinez | September 14, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is now former Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Abbott lost his party's leadership vote by 10 votes: 54-44. He will be replaced by his former Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
Turnbull challenged Abbott on Monday, criticizing his economic policy.