Name Renske Leijten
Role Dutch Politician
|Residence Haarlem, Netherlands|
Party Socialist Party
|Full Name Renske Maria Leijten|
Born March 17, 1979 (age 36) Leiden, Netherlands (1979-03-17)
Political party Socialist Party (Socialistische Partij - SP)
Alma mater University of Groningen (BA - Dutch language and literature)
Education University of Groningen
Bram bakker en sp renske leijten ontmenselijking van de zorg
Renske Maria Leijten (born March 17, 1979 in Leiden) is a Dutch politician. As a member of the Socialist Party (Socialistische Partij) she has been an MP since November 30, 2006. She focuses on matters of public health, quality of life and sports. From 6 February 2014 until 29 May 2014 she was temporarily absent due to maternity leave, she was first replaced by Tjitske Siderius, and since 14 May 2014 by Henri Swinkels.
- Bram bakker en sp renske leijten ontmenselijking van de zorg
- Fleur agema en renske leijten over de toekomst van de zorg
Since 2005 she has been a member of SP's party executive committee. From 2005 to 2007 she was also chairwoman of SP's youth organization ROOD.
Leijten studied Dutch language and literature at the University of Groningen. She was raised Roman Catholic but is now agnostic.