Party affiliation: Spanish Socialist Workers' Party
Former member of PSP. Deputy mayor, Gijon, 1979-1982, and member autonomous parliament of Asturias during provisional phase. Deputy, Partido Socialista Obrero Español (Spanish Socialist Workers' Party), Asturias, 1982-1989, re-elected since 1989.
Member Foreign Affairs Committee, Health Committee. Chairman, sub-ettee. on bioethics. Member, Council of Europe.
Member. Drugs Committee.