Peter Schiefke MP selected by PM Justin Trudeau as Parliamentary Secretary
Peter Schiefke MP for Vaudreuil-Soulanges has been selected by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to work with him as his Parliamentary Secretary in the Youth Cabinet.
“I am honoured to be working alongside the Prime Minister and to have the opportunity to work on issues that affect youth across our country” said Schiefke. “Working towards educating, engaging, and building opportunities for youth is something I have worked on for most of my life, and I am incredibly grateful to be given the opportunity to continue to serve in that capacity." the newly appointed Parliamentary Secretary added.
Parliamentary Secretaries assume duties and roles that may include playing a liaison role within caucus, responding to questions during question period, representing the Minister at events in his or her absence, and addressing any political issue that may arise. Mr. Schiefke's appointment takes effect immediately.