Jan Skopeček (politician)

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Jan Skopeček
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Member of the Chamber of Deputies
Assumed office
14 March 2017
Personal details
Born (1980-10-21) 21 October 1980 (age 41)
Hořovice, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic)
Political party Civic Democratic Party
Spouse(s)Lucie Skopečková [1] [2]

Jan Skopeček (born 21 October 1980) is a Czech Civic Democratic politician who has been a Member of the Chamber of Deputies (MP) since March 2017. [3]

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  1. "Poslanec Skopeček má víc oblečení než jeho snoubenka. Prospěla by mu vojna, říká o něm". Blesk.cz. Retrieved 22 October 2017.
  2. "Ekonomický expert ODS Jan Skopeček se oženil!". Extra.cz (in Czech). Retrieved 22 October 2017.
  3. "Novým poslancem se stal Jan Skopeček z Hořovic". Berounský deník (in Czech). 16 March 2017. Retrieved 22 October 2017.