Amber Rudd (born 1 August 1963) is a British politician serving as Secretary of State for Work and Pensions since 16 November 2018. A member of the Conservative Party, she served as Home Secretary from July 2016 to April 2018. Rudd was first elected Member of Parliament (MP) for Hastings and Rye in 2010.
= Quotes =
== 2010s ==
=== 2017 ===
I think that now is exactly the wrong time to have a pause. What we have seen this week reinforces the need to make sure we have active communities trying to stop people becoming radicalised. I do recognise what Baroness Warsi said about needing to make more of an effort to sell [Prevent] to communities. We need to do better there to show that this is a safeguarding initiative, it's about protecting young people.
Prevent anti-terror scheme must change, says Jeremy Corbyn, BBC News, 26 March 2017
=== 2019 ===
Leaving the EU is harder than a lot of people thought it was going to be
Brexit: Tusk says UK MEPs could sit for 'months or longer' BBC News (16 April 2019)