David Michael Gauke MP (/ɡɔːk/; born 8 October 1971) is a Breetish Conservative Pairty politeecian an solicitor servin as Secretar o State for Juistice an Laird Chancellor syne 2018 an Member o Pairlament (MP) for Sooth Wast Hertfordshire syne 2005.


David Gauke

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Secretar o State for Juistice
Laird Chancellor
In office
8 Januar 2018 – 24 July 2019
Prime MeenisterTheresa May
Attorney GeneralJeremy Wright
Precedit biDavid Lidington
Succeedit biRobert Buckland
Secretar o State for Wirk an Pensions
In office
11 Juin 2017 – 8 Januar 2018
Prime MeenisterTheresa May
Precedit biDamian Green
Succeedit biEsther McVey
Chief Secretar tae the Thesaury
In office
14 Julie 2016 – 11 Juin 2017
Prime MeenisterTheresa May
ChancellorPhilip Hammond
Precedit biGreg Hands
Succeedit biElizabeth Truss
Financial Secretar tae the Thesaury
In office
15 Julie 2014 – 14 Julie 2016
Prime MeenisterDavid Cameron
ChancellorGeorge Osborne
Precedit biNicky Morgan
Succeedit biJane Ellison
Exchequer Secretar tae the Thesaury
In office
13 Mey 2010 – 15 Julie 2014
Prime MeenisterDavid Cameron
ChancellorGeorge Osborne
Precedit biSarah McCarthy-Fry
Succeedit biPriti Patel
Member o Pairlament
for Sooth Wast Hertfordshire
In office
5 Mey 2005 – 6 November 2019
Precedit biRichard Page
Succeedit biGagan Mohindra
Personal details
Born (1971-10-08) 8 October 1971 (age 48)
Ipswich, Suffolk, Ingland
Poleetical pairtyConservative
Spoose(s)Rachel Gauke
Bairns3
Alma materSt Edmund Hall, Oxford
Varsity o Law
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