Local MP Jo Swinson continues to make her mark in Westminster after having been shortlisted for a prestigious 2012 House Award. The awards are a chance to highlight and recognise parliamentary excellence, as demonstrated in both Houses.
Jo has been nominated as a rising star, the category that celebrates an MP who has really made an impact in Westminster whether to champion their constituency or influence the national agenda. The full list of nominees can be found here:http://www.thehouseawards.com/
Commenting Jo said:
"I am honoured and flattered to receive this nomination recognising the work I do in Westminster.
"I will continue to work hard representing the people of East Dunbartonshire in the House."