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Michael O'Brien

(1954-), Politician; Minister of State for Health Services

Sitter in 4 portraits
Solicitor General since May 2005. O'Brien studied History and Politics at North Staffordshire Polytechnic and worked as a Solicitor from 1987 to 1992, when he was elected MP for Warwickshire North. He served as a junior minister in the Home Office from 1997 to 2001, then as a Minister of State at the Foreign Office until September 2004, when he became Minister of State for E-commerce, Energy & Competitiveness at the Department for Trade and Industry.

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Michael O'Brien, by David Partner - NPG x127378

Michael O'Brien

by David Partner
selenium-toned bromide fibre print, 4 May 2004
NPG x127378

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Michael O'Brien

by Bassano Ltd
quarter-plate glass negative, 29 December 1948
NPG x78532

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