Paavo Arhinmäki

Paavo Arhinmäki

Current Member of Parliament

Left Alliance Parliamentary Group

Member of Parliament   21.03.2007–

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Profession / Title:
Member of Parliament
Electoral district:
Electoral District of Helsinki 21.03.2007–
Present memberships in committees:
Grand Committee (member) 18.06.2019–, (Second Vice Chair) 19.06.2019–05.09.2019
Constitutional Law Committee (deputy member) 18.06.2019–
Foreign Affairs Committee (member) 18.06.2019–
Agriculture and Forestry Committee (deputy member) 03.04.2020–
Finnish Delegation to the Nordic Council (deputy member) 18.06.2019–
Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean (member) 19.06.2019–, (Chair) 20.09.2019–
Member of the Government:
  • Minister of Culture and Sport (Katainen) 22.06.2011–03.04.2014
Position in the parliamentary group:
  • Left Alliance Parliamentary Group (chair) 07.06.2019–
  • Left Alliance Parliamentary Group, Comission (chair) 07.06.2019–

Earlier memberships and positions held at parliament