Mrs Sharon Hodgson MP

Mrs Sharon Hodgson is the Labour MP for Washington and Sunderland West, and has been an MP continuously since 5 May 2005. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Minister (Defence).

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Mrs Sharon Hodgson, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Previous

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Representations

Gateshead East and Washington West
Elected 1 time
5 May 2005 - 6 May 2010
Commons

Government posts

Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
10 June 2009 - 6 May 2010
Commons

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Public Health)
Department of Health and Social Care
9 January 2018 - 10 April 2020
Commons
Shadow Minister (Public Health)
Department of Health
9 October 2016 - 9 January 2018
Commons
Shadow Minister (Education)
Department for Education
8 May 2015 - 27 June 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Equalities)
Government Equalities Office
7 October 2013 - 18 September 2015
Commons
Shadow Minister (Education)
Department for Education
8 October 2010 - 7 October 2013
Commons
Opposition Whip (Commons)
Whips Office (Commons)
10 May 2010 - 8 October 2010
Commons

Committee memberships

Regulatory Reform
12 July 2005 - 6 May 2010
Commons
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
19 July 2005 - 5 May 2005
Commons
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
26 October 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons
European Scrutiny Committee
12 December 2005 - 17 July 2006
Commons