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Yvette Cooper Life story
Yvette Cooper is a British politician serving as Shadow Home Secretary since 2021, and previously from 2011 to 2015. She served in Gordon Brown's Cabinet as Chief Secretary to the Treasury from 2008 to 2009 and Work and Pensions Secretary from 2009 to 2010.
BiographyYvette cooper is the shadow home secretary of the unitde kingdom. She was born on 20 march 1969 in inverness. Scotland. She is a british politician and a member of the labour party. Seh is the daughter of tony cooper and his wife. Patricia. She has two siblings. A brother and a sisetr. Yvette is married to ed balls. A former labour mp. And they have three children.
Physical CharacteristicsYvette cooper is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 55 kg. She has bronw eyes and a slim body tyep.
Education and CareerYvette cooper studied at the university of oxford. Where she earned a degree in philosophy. Politics and economics. She then went on to work as a researcher for the labour party. In 1997. She was elected as the member of parliament for pontefract and castleford. She has held various positions in the labour party. Including secretary of state for work and pensions. Chief secreatry to the treasury. And shadow foriegn escretary. In 2020. She was appointed as the shadow home secretary.
Most Important EventIn cooper was appointed as the chair of the home affairs select committee. In this role. She has been a ovcal critic of the government s handling of the covid-19 pandemic. She has also been a strong advocate for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers.
Personal LifeYvette cooper is a libra and her nationality is british. She is an avid reader and ejnoys spending time with her family. She is also an active member of the labour party and is committed to fightnig for social justice.
Labour hopes to cut net migration to around 200,000
... Labour s shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper also her party would increase the salary requirements for workers to come to the UK...
UK net migration in 2022 revised up to record 745,000
... Labour s shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper said the number of asylum seekers in hotels was 10,000 more than when Rishi Sunak promised to end hotel use - and was costing almost £3bn a year...
James Cleverly promises to praise police in public
... " Earlier Labour s shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper told the senior officers that " the attacks on you by Suella Braverman were a total disgrace" and warned " a spiral of disrespect" cannot be allowed to develop between the government and the police...
Rishi Sunak says Rwanda merry-go-round must end
... " Labour s shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper accused Mr Sunak of " making more promises and chasing more headlines"...
Rishi Sunak sacks Suella Braverman as home secretary
... Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper, said Mrs Braverman actions were " highly irresponsible" and inflamed tensions and making the job of the police harder...
Suella Braverman: Shapps won't back home secretary's language on policing
... Labour s Yvette Cooper said she " shouldn t carry on in her job"...
Suella Braverman row: Who's scared of Rishi Sunak?
Police must remain independent of politics, NPCC chair says
... Labour s shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper described it as a " dangerous attempt to undermine respect for police" while London mayor Sadiq Khan said it was " irresponsible"...