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Province of British Columbia
NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
2014PREM0130-001918
December 18, 2014
Office of the Premier
Premier announces changes to cabinet responsibilities

VICTORIA – Premier Christy Clark announced the following changes in cabinet responsibilities today.

Effective immediately, Andrew Wilkinson will serve as Minister of Advanced Education and Amrik Virk will serve as Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens' Services.

“We are committed to growing the economy and ensuring British Columbians are first in line for job opportunities,” said Premier Clark. “These changes allow us to make the decisions necessary for a thriving province.”

As well, the Premier made the following changes to Parliamentary Secretaries:

  • MLA Jane Thornthwaite for Child Mental Health and Anti-Bullying for the Minister of Children and Family Development, Stephanie Cadieux.
  • MLA Dan Ashton for the Minister of Finance, Michael de Jong.
  • MLA Mike Bernier for Energy Literacy and the Environment for Minister of Environment, Mary Polak.
 
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Sam Oliphant
Press Secretary
Office of the Premier
250 952-7252
 

 
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