Dunderdale shuffles Newfoundland cabinet
Kathy Dunderdale holds her first press conference in the Colonial Building in St. John's after being sworn in as the 10th as premier of N.L. on on Friday, Dec. 3, 2010. (Paul Daly / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Canadian Press
Published Monday, December 6, 2010 11:30AM EST
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Kathy Dunderdale has announced a minor tweaking of her cabinet.
Three ministers will be assuming new duties in the shuffle.
Shawn Skinner will leave as minister of innovation, trade and rural development to take over the Natural Resources portfolio.
Susan Sullivan will take over Skinner's former duties.
Government house leader Joan Burke is now the acting minister of human resources and labour, taking over from Sullivan.
Dunderdale was sworn in as premier on Friday, replacing Danny Williams, who quit politics.