PM Harper keeps Fantino in Cabinet because Tories can’t afford to lose seats in GTA, say critics

In mini shuffle, Prime Minister Stephen Harper appoints Erin O'Toole as new Veterans Affairs minister and demotes Julian Fantino to associate minister of National Defence.

Cabinet shuffle: Erin O'Toole, left, was appointed Veterans Affairs minister on Jan. 5, replacing Julian Fantino, right, who became the associate National Defence minister.The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 11:21 PM

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