Shadow ministers announced for Conservatives

The federal Conservative party announced its shadow cabinet on November 9, with a seasoned hand at the steering wheel of the agriculture, agri-food and food security file.  John Barlow, representing the riding of Foothills, has been an Alberta MP since June 30, 2014. 

 

Joining him in other roles are:

 

-  Lianne Rood, shadow minister for rural economic development and rural broadband strategy

 

-  Stephanie Kusie, shadow minister for employment, future workforce development and disability inclusion

 

-  Dan Albas, shadow minister for environment and climate change

 

-  Randy Hoback, shadow minister for international trade and supply chain resilience

 

-  Scott Aitchison, shadow minister for labour 

 

For the entire list, link here: https://bit.ly/3mXYksu

 

Source:  Conservative.ca November 9, 2021 post

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