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Leszek Miller

Prime minister of Poland and the president of Sojusz Lewicy Demokratycznej.

Born in 1946 in Zyrardow[?]. Until 1970 he worked as an electric in Zaklady Przemyslu Lniarskiego in Zyrardow[?]. In 1977 he graduated from Higher School of Political Sciences (Wyzsza Szkola Nauk Spolecznych[?]). Member of the Polish United Workers Party (PZPR) since 1969 until 1989. In the years 1977-1982 he worked in the Central Comitee of PZPR in Skierniewice[?]. From 1988 secretary of PZPR, and in 1989 member of the PZPR's Political Bureau[?].

After dissolvation of PZPR, 1989-1993 Miller was secretary-general of SdRP[?]. Member of the Sejm since 1991. Minister of Labour in Waldemar Pawlak[?]'s government, minister of Internal Deeds in governments of Jozef Oleksy[?] and Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz[?]. President of the party SLD since December 1999. Prime Minister of Poland since September 2001.



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