Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party
Member,, Member of Central Board, 1977-1981, member, State Board of Assessment, since 1985, Social Democratic Party. Member of Folketing; Chairman, Parliamentary Customs Affairs Committee, 1985-1990, Spokesman, since 1985. Spokesman, Party Customs Affairs Committee, since 1985.
Chairman, Parliamentary Committee on Economic and Political Affairs, 1990-1992. Spokesman, Parliamentary Financial Affairs Committee, since 1992. Spokesman, Party Financial Affairs Committee, since 1992.