Jacob Rees-Mogg

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Jacob Rees-Mogg

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Leader of the House of Commons
Lord President of the Council
Assumed office
24 July 2019
Prime MinisterBoris Johnson
Preceded byMel Stride
Member of Parliament
for North East Somerset
Assumed office
6 May 2010
Preceded byConstituency created
Majority10,235 (18.9%)
Personal details
Born
Jacob William Rees-Mogg

(1969-05-24) 24 May 1969 (age 51)
Hammersmith, London, England
Political partyConservative
Spouse(s)
Helena de Chair (m. 2007)
Children6
RelativesWilliam Rees-Mogg (father)
Annunziata Glanville (née Rees-Mogg; sister)
Lady Juliet Tadgell (mother-in-law)
EducationEton College
Alma materTrinity College, Oxford

Jacob William Rees-Mogg (born 24 May 1969) is a British politician. He has been Leader of the House of Commons and Lord President of the Council since 24 July 2019. He is a Member of Parliament (MP) for North East Somerset since 2010. He is a member of the Conservative Party. He has been seen as socially conservative.[1][2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Elliot, Francis (3 July 2018). "Jacob Rees-Mogg 'seeks PR firms to bolster Tory leadership hopes'". The Times.
  2. Fletcher, Martin (20 February 2018). "The polite extremist: Jacob Rees-Mogg's seemingly unstoppable rise". The New Statesman.
  3. Segalov, Michael (20 July 2017). "Why Jacob Rees-Mogg for Tory leader is no laughing matter – Michael Segalov". The Guardian.