MP Alex Nuttall tapped to take on PM Trudeau on the issue of Youth


OTTAWA – Andrew Scheer, Leader of the Official Opposition and Conservative Party of Canada, announced a shadow cabinet shakeup.

Effective immediately: Alex will be the shadow minister for Youth, Sport, and Persons with Disabilities. The change of portfolio also came with a promotion to shadow cabinet.

Prime Minister Trudeau appointed himself to be Minister of Youth in 2015.

“Canadians are beginning to wake up to the false promises that Justin Trudeau made to improve their lives.” said Nuttall. “I am honoured to be given the opportunity to serve in shadow cabinet. I will fight so that Canadian youth have even better opportunities than past generations.”

Alex previously served as Critic for Federal Development Southern Ontario, the New Sharing Economy and as Deputy Critic of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.