Chris Steel makes Canberra’s eighth Minister

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MURRUMBIDGEE representative Chris Steel has become the eighth Minister for the ACT government. 

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According to Chief Minister Andrew Barr, Mr Steel was the only nominee for the position and no ballot process was required.

Mr Steel has lived in Woden and Kambah for over 25 years, and is a strong advocate for his electorate of Murrumbidgee in the ACT Legislative Assembly.

“I welcome Mr Steel to the ministry and I look forward to working with him on the government’s plan for a connected, inclusive and progressive city,” Mr Barr says.


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