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Three new ministers in ACT cabinet as Labor-Greens Government focuses on climate action – ABC News

Two of the ACT’s new ministers have not yet sat in the Legislative Assembly, and one has been given the relatively senior portfolio of environment.

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The ACT’s Labor-Greens Government includes three new ministers, two of whom have not yet sat in the Legislative Assembly.
Key points:

  • Shane Rattenbury, who was in Cabinet previously, is the new Attorney-General, the most senior government role held by a Green
  • All three new ministers are women: Labor’s Tara Cheyne and the Greens’ Rebecca Vassarroti and Emma Davidson
  • Labor members voted to remove former minister Susanne Orr from the cabinet in favour of Ms Cheyne

Chief Minister Andrew Barr, who will…

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