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English: Douglas Garven Alexander (born 26 October 1967) is a British politician.


Douglas Alexander 
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British politician
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Date of birth 26 October 1967
Glasgow
Douglas Garven Alexander
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
Member of political party
  • Scottish Labour Party
  • Labour Party
Position held
  • Shadow Foreign Secretary (20 January 2011, 11 May 2015, Yvette Cooper, Hilary Benn)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (8 October 2010, 20 January 2011, Yvette Cooper, Liam Byrne)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (11 May 2010, 8 October 2010, Andrew Mitchell, Harriet Harman)
  • Secretary of State for International Development (28 June 2007, 11 May 2010, Hilary Benn, Andrew Mitchell)
  • Secretary of State for Scotland (6 May 2006, 27 June 2007, Alistair Darling, Des Browne, Baron Browne of Ladyton)
  • Secretary of State for Transport (6 May 2006, 27 June 2007, Alistair Darling, Ruth Kelly)
  • Minister of State for Europe (5 May 2005, 6 May 2006, Denis MacShane, Geoff Hoon)
  • Minister of State for Trade (8 September 2004, 5 May 2005, Mike O'Brien, Ian Pearson)
  • Minister for the Cabinet Office (13 June 2003, 8 September 2004, Gus Macdonald, Alan Milburn)
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Paisley and Renfrewshire South, 6 May 2010, United Kingdom general election, 2010, 30 March 2015, dissolution of parliament, 55th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 54th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Paisley and Renfrewshire South, 5 May 2005, United Kingdom general election, 2005, 12 April 2010, dissolution of parliament, 54th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 53rd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Paisley South, 7 June 2001, United Kingdom general election, 2001, 11 April 2005, dissolution of parliament, 53rd United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 52nd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Paisley South, 6 November 1997, Paisley South by-election, 1997, 14 May 2001, dissolution of parliament, 52nd United Kingdom Parliament)
Work location
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