Mrs Sharon Hodgson MP

Washington and Sunderland West
Mrs Hodgson
Labour

Electoral history

Constituency Date
Member for Washington and Sunderland West May 2015 -
Member for Washington and Sunderland West May 2010 - Mar 2015
Member for Gateshead East and Washington West May 2005 - May 2010

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Education) May 2015 - Jun 2016
Shadow Minister (Equalities) Oct 2013 - Sep 2015
Shadow Minister (Education) Oct 2010 - Oct 2013
Opposition Whip (Commons) May 2010 - Oct 2010
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) Jun 2009 - May 2010

Select committees

Committee House Date
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Oct 2010 - Mar 2015
North East Regional Select Committee Mar 2009 - May 2010
Children, Schools and Families Nov 2007 - May 2010
European Scrutiny Committee Dec 2005 - Jul 2006
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Jul 2005 - May 2005
Regulatory Reform Jul 2005 - May 2010

Political Interests

North/South divide, employment (especially green jobs), Education and special educational needs, health (especially cancer issues), transport, child poverty, affordable energy, free school meals, ticket touting, art education, basketball