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MARTIN HELME

Tallinn city electoral districts of Mustamäe and Nõmme

24 April 1976 in Tallinn
Married, four daughters and one son

Education: Tallinn Secondary School for Adults 1995; University of Tartu, history 2000 (equivalent to Master’s degree)

Career: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Consular Department: foreign service at embassies in Bonn and Kiev, Political Department, Policy Planning Division, Counsellor on Foreign and Security Policy 1995‒2000; Open Estonia Foundation, Programme Manager 2000; Tallinn Grammar School, teacher of history, civic studies and philosophy 2000–2002; Rakvere Exhibition House, Director 2002; Chamber of Notaries, Public Relations Manager 2003; Research Centre Free Europe, Head 2003–2004; news portal Delfi, editor of foreign news 2004‒2007; Kunst Publishers, Head 2009–2015;  Minister of Finance 2019–2021 

Party affiliation: Conservative People's Party of Estonia 2012–, Vice-Chairman

Membership in representative bodies: 13th and 14th Riigikogu (Chairman of faction 2015–2019, 2021; Vice-President 2021–); Tallinn City Council 2017–2018

Other activities: leader of the campaign against joining the European Union before the 2003 referendum; Estonian National Movement, founding member 2006, later leader; founder of the opinion portal Terve Mõistuse Sündikaat; Estonian Defence League 1992–; Estonian Public Broadcasting Council; Guarantee Fund, Member of the Supervisory Board; Tallinn Toompea Kaarli Congregation, Member of the Council;
articles on politics in the press; Tallinn TV programme “Otse kümnesse”, regular speaker

Hobbies: jazz music, recreational sports

18.03.2021

Votings

All votes
The attendance check information only shows who were present or absent at the moment of attendance check and not during the whole day of the sitting.
17.05.2021 / 15:02
In favourIn favour
Approval of agenda
17.05.2021 / 15:01
PresentPresent
Attendance check
13.05.2021 / 10:00
PresentPresent
Attendance check
12.05.2021 / 16:32
AgainstAgainst
Final vote Riigikogu otsus ˮˮRiigi pikaajaline arengustrateegia ˮEesti 2035ˮˮ heakskiitmineˮ
12.05.2021 / 16:31
In favourIn favour
Suspension of the second reading Riigikogu otsus ˮˮRiigi pikaajaline arengustrateegia ˮEesti 2035ˮˮ heakskiitmineˮ
12.05.2021 / 16:24
In favourIn favour
47. motion to amend Riigikogu otsus ˮˮRiigi pikaajaline arengustrateegia ˮEesti 2035ˮˮ heakskiitmineˮ
12.05.2021 / 16:22
In favourIn favour
46. motion to amend Riigikogu otsus ˮˮRiigi pikaajaline arengustrateegia ˮEesti 2035ˮˮ heakskiitmineˮ
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