Abbott, Diane
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British, Shadow Home Secretary, House of Commons; born: 27 September 1953, Paddington, London, UK; parents: Reginald and Julia; children: James (M); education: Newnham Coll., Cambridge, MA, History; party: Labour Party; political career: Mem., Westminster City Cncl., 1982-86; MP, Hackney North and Stoke Newington, 1987-; entered leadership contest for Labour Party, June 2010; Shadow Minister, Health, 2010-13; Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, Sept. 2015-June 2016; Shadow Secretary of State for Health, J…

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“Abbott, Diane”, in: International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who, Edited by: Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Consulted online on 22 July 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1570-6664_iyb_SIM_person_17748>



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