Rt Hon Mike Penning MP
- Hemel Hempstead
Rt Hon Mike Penning MP was born Michael Alan Penning on 28 September 1957 in London, England and is the Conservative MP for Hemel Hempstead.
Mike Penning is currently Minister of State (Ministry of Defence), a government position he has held since July 2016.
In the past, Mike Penning has held the position of Minister of State (Home Office) (2014 to 2016), Minister of State (Ministry of Justice) (2014 to 2016), Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (2013 to 2014), Minister of State (Northern Ireland Office) (2012 to 2013), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (Roads and Motoring) (2010 to 2012) in government.
He was Shadow Minister (Health) (2007 to 2010) in opposition.
Mike Penning has the following specific interests :
Politics - Constitution, single currency (against), health, home affairs, defence
Countries - Gibraltar