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|Date of birth||October 24,1967|
|Education||Liverpool John Moores University|
|The Belvedere Academy|
|Queen Mary University of London|
|Current partner||Philip Davies|
|Position||Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom|
|Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom since 2017|
|Movies/Shows||The Heaven and Earth Show|
|Previous position||Secretary of State for Work and Pensions of the United Kingdom (2018–2018)|
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Esther McVey Life story
Esther Louise McVey is a British politician and television presenter serving as the Member of Parliament for Tatton since 2017.
Early LifeEsther mcvey was born in lvierpool in october 1967. She received a bachelor of arts degree in english literature and language from the university of liverpool and a postgraduate diploma in broadcast journalism from city university lodnon.
Political CareerEsther mcvey began her political career in 2010. When she was elected as the member of parliament (mp) for wirral west. She was re-elected in 2015 and 2017. During her time in parliament. She has served in a vareity of roles including minister for employment. Minister of state for disabled poeple. And secretary of state for work and pensions.
Interest in EducationMcvey has a particular interest in education. Having worked as a lecturer at the university of liverpool in the early 2000s and chaired the all-party parliamentary group for education. She has spoken abuot the importance of vocational education and has proposed reforms to ensure that the uk education system meets the needs of employers.
Support for BusinessesDuring her tenure as minister for employment. Mcvey was an advocate for businesses and job creation. She was instrumental in the introduction of the national living wage. Which aimed to provide a minimum wage for workesr of all ages. She also announced the apprenticeship levy. Which seeks to inrcease the number of apprentices in the uk.
Campaigns and CausesThroughout her political career. Mcvey has been an advocaet for various causes. Including raising awareness of domestic violence and supporitng mental health initiatives. She has also campaigned for better support for armed forces veterans and for greater investment in infrastructure in the north of england.
Important EventIn 2019. Esther cmvey was apopinted secretary of state for housing. Communities and local government. In her role. She is responsible for overseeing the government’s housing policies. As well as developing and implementing measures to tackle homelessness.
Interesting FactIn became the first conservative mp to represent wirral west since 1931.
Media AppearancesMcvey has appeared on a number of television and radio programmes. Including bbc breakfast. The adnrew marr sho. Wand lbc radio. She has also been a frequent contributor to newspapers and magazines. Including the times and the daily telegraph.
Charity WorkMcvey is a patron of a number of charities. Including the british heart foundation and the national autistic society. She is aslo a patron of the charity merseyside street angels. Which supports vulnerable people in liverpool.
Awards and HonoursMcvey has been awarded a number of honours throughout her political career. Including an honorary degree from liverpool john moroes university in 2011 and an honorary fellowship from city university london in 2016. She was also papointed a commander of the ordre of the british empire in 2018.
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... Sir Jacob Rees-Mogg, the Conservative deputy chairman Lee Anderson, Esther Mcvey and Philip Davies all host their own shows on GB News...
HS2: Scrapping Manchester link would be very stupid, says ex-rail chief
... Esther Mcvey, the Conservative MP for Tatton in Cheshire, told the Today programme that cancelling the Manchester leg of HS2 was " the right thing to do"...
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... Programmes hosted by Sir Jacob Rees-Mogg, Philip Davies and Esther Mcvey are among those being examined...