Stephen Byers

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Person.png Stephen Byers  Rdf-icon.png
(politician)
Born Stephen John Byers
1953-04-13
Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Alma mater Liverpool John Moores University
Party Labour

Employment.png Secretary of State for Trade and Industry link=https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secretary_of_State_for_Business, _Energy_and_Industrial_Strategy

In office
23 December 1998 - 8 June 2001
Preceded by Peter Mandelson
Succeeded by Patricia Hewitt

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

In office
18 July 1998 - 23 December 1998
Succeeded by Alan Milburn

Employment.png Minister of State for Schools

In office
2 May 1997 - 18 July 1998

Employment.png Member of Parliament for North Tyneside

In office
10 April 1992 - 12 April 2010

Stephen Byers (born 13 April 1953, Wolverhampton) is an MP from Labour Party for North Tyneside. He resigned his position as Transport Secretary in 2002 after being criticised for standing by Jo Moore, a spin doctor, and over his decision to force Railtrack into administration.[1]

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References

  1. BBC, "Stephen Byers quits government," 28 May 2002, accessed 25 November 2008.
  2. They Work For You, Stephen Byers MP, accessed 25 November 2008.
  3. Boffey, Daniel, "Row as shamed former Minister Stephan Byers takes job with Iraq oil firm," Daily Mail, 08 July 2006, accessed 25 November 2008.
  4. They Work For You, Stephen Byers MP, accessed 25 November 2008.
  5. They Work For You, Stephen Byers MP, accessed 25 November 2008.