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Prime Minister Announces Cabinet Reshuffle

Today the Prime Minister announced a reshuffle of his Cabinet.  

The Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Barnaby Joyce MP, has moved to the Transport and Infrastructure portfolio, with David Littleproud becoming the new Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources.  Senator the Hon Anne Ruston retains her role as Assistant Minister in that portfolio.  

The Deputy Leader of the Nationals, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has replaced former Senator Fiona Nash in her role as Minister for Sport, Rural Health and Regional Communications.  

WFA welcomes the appointment of Mr Littleproud and Senator McKenzie and looks forward to working with them in 2018.  See WFA Media Release.

The full list of changes can be accessed here.