Amber Rudd (born 1 August 1963) is a Breetish Conservative Pairty politeecian wha wis electit as Member o Pairlament (MP) for the East Sussex constituency o Hastings an Rye at the Mey 2010 general election, defeatin the incumbent Labour MP Michael Foster; she stood doun frae Pairlament in 2019. She wis Hame Secretar in Theresa May's govrenment frae 13 Julie 2016 tae her demission on 29 Aprile 2018. Rudd returned tae the cabinet as Secretar o State for Wirk an Pensions in November 2018, follaein the demission o Esther McVey; she retained her poseetion when Boris Johnson succeedit Theresa May as Prime meenister.

Amber Rudd

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Secretar o State for Wirk an Pensions
In office
16 November 2018 – 7 September 2019
Prime MeenisterTheresa May
Boris Johnson
Precedit biEsther McVey
Succeedit biThérèse Coffey
Hame Secretar
In office
13 Julie 2016 – 29 Apryle 2018
Prime MeenisterTheresa May
Precedit biTheresa May
Succeedit biSajid Javid
Secretar o State for Energy an Climate Chynge
In office
11 May 2015 – 13 Julie 2016
Prime MeenisterDavid Cameron
Precedit biEd Davey
Succeedit biGreg Clark
Parliamentar Unner-Secretar o State
for Climate Chynge
In office
15 Julie 2014 – 11 Mey 2015
Prime MeenisterDavid Cameron
Precedit biGregory Barker
Succeedit biAndrea Leadsom (as Meenister o State)
Pairlamentar Preevat Secretar tae the Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
10 September 2012 – 7 October 2013
Prime MeenisterDavid Cameron
Precedit biSajid Javid
Succeedit biRob Wilson
Member o Pairlament
for Hastings an Rye
In office
6 Mey 2010 – 6 November 2019
Precedit biMichael Foster
Succeedit biSally-Ann Hart
Majority346 (0.5%)
Personal details
Born (1963-08-01) 1 August 1963 (age 57)
Lunnon, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
Poleetical pairtyConservative
Spoose(s)A. A. Gill (Divorced)
Alma materVarsity o Edinburgh
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid