David Thompson (Barbadian politician)

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    During a national broadcast from Government Headquarters, Thompson said that during the past few weeks he had undergone "observation, tests and medication".
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David Thompson
QC
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6th Prime Minister of Barbados
In office
16 January 2008 23 October 2010
Parliament of Barbados
Preceded by
Member of Parliament for Saint John
1987–2010
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by
Minister of Finance of Barbados
1993–1994
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Prime Minister of Barbados
2008–2010
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Minister of Finance of Barbados
2008–2010
Succeeded by