Donald Tusk

Prime Meenister o Poland

Donald Franciszek Tusk ([ˈdɔnalt franˈt͡ɕiʂɛk ˈtusk] ( listen); born 22 Aprile 1957) is a Polish politeecian. He wis Preses o the European Cooncil. Previously he wis Prime Meenister o Poland (2007–2014), an is a co-foonder an wis chairman o the Ceevic Platform (Platforma Obywatelska) pairty.

Donald Tusk
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Preses o the European Fowk's Pairty
Assumed office
1 December 2019
Secretar-GeneralAntonio López-Istúriz White (ES)
Group LeaderManfred Weber (DE)
Precedit biJoseph Daul (F)
Preses o the European Cooncil
In office
1 December 2014 – 30 November 2019
Precedit biHerman Van Rompuy (B)
Succeedit biCharles Michel (B)
Prime Meenister o Poland
In office
16 November 2007 – 22 September 2014
PresesLech Kaczyński
Bronisław Komorowski (Actin)
Bogdan Borusewicz (Actin)
Grzegorz Schetyna (Acting)
Bronisław Komorowski
DeputeWaldemar Pawlak
Grzegorz Schetyna
Janusz Piechociński
Jacek Rostowski
Elżbieta Bieńkowska
Precedit biJarosław Kaczyński
Succeedit biEwa Kopacz
Leader o Ceevic Platform (PO)
In office
1 Juin 2003 – 8 November 2014
Secretary-GeneralGrzegorz Schetyna
Paweł Piskorski
Grzegorz Schetyna
Andrzej Wyrobiec
Paweł Graś
Pairlamentar
Leader
Himself
Bogdan Zdrojewski
Zbigniew Chlebowski
Grzegorz Dolniak (Actin)
Grzegorz Schetyna
Tomasz Tomczykiewicz
Rafał Grupiński
Precedit biMaciej Płażyński
Succeedit biEwa Kopacz
Personal details
BornDonald Franciszek Tusk
(1957-04-22) 22 Aprile 1957 (age 63)
Gdańsk , Poland
Poleetical pairtyCeevic Platform
Spoose(s)Małgorzata Tusk
BairnsMichał (born 1982)
Katarzyna (born 1987)
Alma materVarsity o Gdańsk
ReligionRoman Catholicism
Signatur

Tusk wis offeecially designatit as Prime Meenister on 9 November 2007 an teuk affice on 16 November. His cabinet wan a vote o confidence in the Sejm on 24 November 2007. He is currently the langest servin prime meenister o the Third Republic o Poland. In October 2011, Tusk's Ceevic Platform wan a plurality o seats in the Polish parliamentary election, meanin that Tusk acame the first Prime Meenister tae be re-electit syne the faw o communism in Poland.[1]

Tusk began his public career as an activist in his home toun o Gdansk, supportin Solidarity an organizin his fellae varsity students. Wi the exception o ane fower-year stretch, Tusk haes served in the Third Republic parliament almaist continuously syne its first elections in 1991. He wis Vice Marshal (deputy speaker) o the Senate frae 1997 tae 2001 an Vice Marshal o the Sejm frae 2001 tae 2005. He an aa served as Leader o the Opposeetion frae 2003 tae 2007.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "PSL want to continue coalition in next year's general election". Polskie Radio. 18 November 2010. Retrieved 20 December 2010.

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