Cabinet shuffle results in Mike Bernier taking over education

Premier Christy Clark made a number of changes to her cabinet this morning, and as a result Peace River South MLA Mike Bernier is now the Minister of Education replacing Peter Fassbender. Fassbender is now the new Minister of Community, Sport, and Cultural Development, and Minister Responsible for Translink.

Fassbender replaces Coralee Oakes who is now the Minister of Small Business, Red Tape Reduction, and Minister Responsible for the Liquor Distribution Branch.

In a release Clark stated the changes are about making sure residents in all parts of the province benefit from job creation, by growing the economy.