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Eigil Andersen, Socialistisk Folkeparti - Fotograf Steen Brogaard

Eigil Andersen

Former Member of the Folketing, The Socialist People’s Party

Journalist

Eigil Andersen, born March 25th 1953 in Karup, son of incumbent Aage Andersen and social worker Anna Andersen. Married to Hannah Aagaard-Jensen 2008. Father of Asbjørn Andersen, born in 1986.


Parliamentary career
Former spokesman on labour market and housing.


Affiliations
Active in trade union work in the Danish Union of Journalists 1982-1992. Leisure secretary for the Danish Union of Journalists in East Jutland 1988-1992. Member of the executive committee of the Socialist People's Party 1995-2008. Chairman of the Socialist People's Party's Specialist National Committee, elected at the party's national meeting 1999-2010.


Publications
Co-author of the books »Ikke et ord om ytringsfrihed« (Not a Word about Freedom of Expression), 1977, and »Folketingets udvalg 1950-75« (The Committees of the Danish Parliament 1950-65), 1977.


Awards
Received the Danish Trades Union Congress cultural award for journalism on the labour market 1989.


The biography is no longer updated from June 20th 2015.

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Latest update: [30.01.2018]
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