Nick Clegg(1967-), Deputy Prime Minister
Nicholas William Peter ('Nick') Clegg
Sitter in 2 portraits
Deputy Prime Minister (2010-15), Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party (2007-15) and MP for Sheffield Hallam (since 2005). He was Lord President of the Council during the coalition government (2010-15). Clegg studied at the University of Cambridge, University of Minnesota and the College of Europe in Bruges. He embarked on a career in journalism before beginning his political career as a Member of the European Parliament for the East Midlands (1999-2004).
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