David Wright Miliband(1965-), Labour politician; Shadow Foreign Secretary
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Minister of Communities and Local Government since May 2005. Miliband studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Corpus Christi College, Oxford University, and Political Science at MIT, where he was a Kennedy Scholar. Elected MP for South Shields in 2001. He was previously Head of the Prime Minister's Policy Unit, Research Fellow at the Institute for Policy Research (1989-94) and Secretary of the Commission on Social Justice (1992-4).