Rachel Reeves

The Rt Hon Rachel Reeves is the Labour MP for Leeds West and Pudsey, and has been an MP continually since 6 May 2010. She currently holds the Government post of Chancellor of the Exchequer.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Rachel Reeves, including posts and roles held.

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Elections contested

Bromley and Chislehurst
5 May 2005

Opposition posts

Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
HM Treasury
9 May 2021 - 30 May 2024
Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
Cabinet Office
5 April 2020 - 9 May 2021
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
Department for Work and Pensions
7 October 2013 - 14 September 2015
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury
HM Treasury
7 October 2011 - 7 October 2013
Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions)
Department for Work and Pensions
8 October 2010 - 7 October 2011

Committee memberships