Bernard Christison Jenkin (born 9 April 1959) is a politician in the United Kingdom. He was Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party, and had responsibility for candidates until 7 November 2006 when this role was given to John Maples.
William Hague appointed him Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (1998-2001). He has also served as Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (2001-2003) under Iain Duncan Smith and as Shadow Regions Secretary (2003-2005) for Michael Howard. He has also been Shadow Energy Minister.
Bernard Jenkin's political interests include foreign affairs, defence, terrorism and security, home affairs, business and the future of the EU.
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