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MEP David McALLISTER

Germany
Start of mandate:
02.07.2019
Last name:
McALLISTER
First name:
David
Born:
12.01.1971
Group:
Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
Party:
Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands
Committees:
Delegations:
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Parliamentary activities

Participation in roll-call votes:
98.91%
 
 
9625 out of 9731 votes . This MEP has formally motivated his/her absence to 9 votes
Ranking: 315th
Loyalty to political group:
98.12%
9443 out of 9624 votes
Ranking: 92nd
Loyalty to national party:
99.35%
9560 out of 9623 votes
Ranking: 456th

Curriculum vitae

  • Education

  • 1989-1991 - Military service in the German Federal Armed Forces, 74th Armoured Battalion
  • 1998-2010 - Lawyer / Member of the Lower Saxony Assembly
  • 2010-2013 - Prime Minister of Lower Saxony
  • Professional career

  • 1989-1989 - Abitur (final secondary school examination)
  • 1991-1996 - Studies in Law
  • 1996-1996 - First state examination in Law
  • 1998-1998 - Second state examination in Law
  • Political career

  • Offices held in a political party or national trade union
  • 2002-2003 - Secretary-General of the CDU in Lower Saxony
  • 2008-2016 - Chair of the CDU in Lower Saxony
  • 2014-... - Member of the National Bureau of CDU Germany
  • Offices held in local government bodies
  • 1996-2002 - Member of Bad Bederkesa municipal council
  • 2001-2002 - Honorary Mayor of Bad Bederkesa
  • 1996-2006 - Council member, association of local authorities
  • 1996-2010 - Member of Cuxhaven district council
  • Offices held in a regional assembly
  • 1998-2014 - Member of the Lower Saxony Assembly
  • 2003-2010 - Chair of the CDU Group in the Lower Saxony Assembly
  • Offices held in regional government bodies
  • 2010-2013 - Prime Minister of Lower Saxony
  • Other activities

  • 2010-2013 - Member of the Supervisory Board of Volkswagen AG
  • 2014-... - Vice Chairman of the IDU (International Democratic Union)
  • 2015-... - Vice-Chair of the EPP (European People's Party)
  • Honours

  • - 2010: Grand Cross of Merit of the Order of Merit of Lower Saxony
  • - 2012: Honorary Doctorate from Edinburgh University
  • - 2014: Gold badge of honour, Cuxhaven district