|President Aleksander Kwasniewski|
Prime Minister Marek Belka
Spouse Ewa Piechota
Prime Minister Leszek Miller
Preceded by Jerzy Hausner
Party Democratic Left Alliance
|Preceded by Janusz Steinhoff|
Name Jacek Piechota
Succeeded by Jerzy Hausner
President Aleksander Kwasniewski
Jacek piechota kandydat do senatu rp w wyborach 2011
Jacek Piechota (pronounced [ˈjat͡sɛk pjɛˈxɔta]; born April 28, 1959 in Szczecin) is a Polish left-wing politician. He was the Minister of Economy from 2001 to 2003, under Prime Minister Leszek Miller, and again in 2005 under Prime Minister Marek Belka. Piechota was elected to the Sejm on September 25, 2005, receiving 17257 votes in 41 Szczecin district as a candidate on the Democratic Left Alliance list. He was also a member of the Polish United Workers' Party from 1978 to 1990.
He was also a member of PRL Sejm 1985-1989, PRL Sejm 1989-1991, Sejm 1991-1993, Sejm 1993-1997, Sejm 1997-2001, and Sejm 2001-2005.