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Premier McGuinty Announces Changes To Cabinet

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Premier McGuinty Announces Changes To Cabinet

Office of the Premier

QUEEN'S PARK -- Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty has made the following changes to his Cabinet:

  • Dwight Duncan becomes Minister of Finance and Chair of Management Board of Cabinet
  • Jim Bradley assumes responsibility of Government House Leader, while remaining Minister of Tourism and Minister Responsible for Seniors
  • Donna Cansfield, formerly the Parliamentary Assistant To The Minister Of Energy, joins Cabinet as the Minister of Energy.

The number of ministers in the Executive Council remains the same at a total of 25.

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