Danny Alexander

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Person.png Danny Alexander   Powerbase Sourcewatch WebsiteRdf-icon.png
(politician)
Born 15 May 1972
Edinburgh, Scotland
Alma mater St Anne's College (Oxford)
Children Isabel Rose Isla
Spouse Rebecca Hoar
Party Liberal Democrats

Employment.png Chief Secretary to the Treasury Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
29 May 2010 - 11 May 2015
Preceded by David Laws
Succeeded by Greg Hands

Employment.png Secretary of State for Scotland Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
12 May 2010 - 29 May 2010
Preceded by Jim Murphy

Employment.png Liberal Democrat Treasury Spokesman

In office
7 January 2015 - 11 May 2015

Danny Alexander is a UK MP.

Career

Alexander was appointed Secretary of State for Scotland in David Cameron's first cabinet.[1] He subsequently became Chief Secretary to the Treasury following the resignation of David Laws as Chief Secretary on 29 May 2010, a job he held for 5 years.[2]



References

  1. Her Majesty’s Government, Number10.gov.uk, accessed 12 May 2010.
  2. Treasury Minister David Laws resigns over expenses, BBC News, 29 May 2010.