Jo Swinson

Biography

In September 2012, Jo Swinson became Minister for Employment Relations and Consumer Affairs in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Women and Equalities Minister. She was elected as the Liberal Democrat MP for East Dunbartonshire in 2005.

Previous roles in government

  1. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Employment Relations and Consumer Affairs

    • 2014 to 2015
  2. Minister for Equalities

    • 2014 to 2015
  3. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Employment Relations and Consumer Affairs

    • 2012 to 2013
  4. Minister for Equalities

    • 2012 to 2013

Announcements

  1. 2010 to 2015 government policy: corporate accountability
  2. 2010 to 2015 government policy: equality
  3. 2010 to 2015 government policy: postal service reform
  4. 2010 to 2015 government policy: human rights internationally
  5. 2010 to 2015 government policy: company law reform
  6. New research shows seven is heaven for girls and sports
  7. Continuity of supply of essential services to insolvent businesses
  8. Biggest overhaul of consumer rights in a generation
  9. Government cash boost for software developers
  10. The Tipping Point: confidence and attitudes in 7-8 year old girls