Leader of the Liberal Democrats Jo Swinson has today announced an expanded Shadow Cabinet.
New MPs Luciana Berger and Phillip Lee will take on Health, Wellbeing and Social Care and Justice respectively. Angela Smith has been appointed Shadow Secretary of State for International Development while Sam Gyimah will shadow Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
Leader of the Liberal Democrats Jo Swinson said:
“As we enter a crucial few days for the future of our country, I am delighted to announce the new Liberal Democrat shadow cabinet.
“This team will take the fight to Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn, and offer a brighter future that neither of their old, tired parties can offer.
“The Liberal Democrats are the strongest Remain party and I look forward to working with this fantastic team to fight to keep the UK in the EU.”
|Liberal Democrat Shadow Cabinet|
|Ed Davey||Chancellor of the Exchequer
|Chuka Umunna||Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
International Trade + President of the Board of Trade
|Christine Jardine||Home Department
Women and Equalities
Deputy Chief Whip
|Tom Brake||Duchy of Lancaster (prep for No Deal)
Exiting the European Union
|Luciana Berger||Health, Wellbeing and Social Care|
|Sam Gyimah||Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy|
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
|Wera Hobhouse||Climate Emergency, Environment & Food
|Tim Farron||Work and Pensions
Housing, Communities and Local Government
North of England
|Alistair Carmichael||Chief Whip
|Angela Smith||International Development|
|Vince Cable||Minister for Cabinet Office|
|Catherine Bearder||European Parliament|
|Willie Rennie||Scottish Parliament|
|Kirsty Williams||National Assembly for Wales|
|Caroline Pidgeon||London Assembly|
|Dick Newby||Leader of Lords|