Helen Goodman

Helen Goodman finds herself in hot water over Jeremy Hunt tweet

11 October 2015 23:10

At this year’s Tory conference Jeremy Hunt defended the government’s tax credit cuts, claiming they would make the British people work…

Labour MPs push for an amendment to the welfare bill

16 July 2015 11:21

The Labour welfare rebellion advances further, with Helen Goodman tabling a ‘reasoned amendment’ to the Welfare Reform and Work Bill.…

Labour MP: I’m supporting Yvette Cooper because she’s a mother

6 July 2015 21:32

How, as a seasoned politician, might you decide who to back in the party’s leadership contest? It might be that…

Carpet-bagging MP confuses Yorkshire and Durham

16 June 2014 15:33

Helen Goodman, the Labour MP for Bishop Auckland in Durham, was born in Nottinghamshire and brought up in Derbyshire, so…