Carr’s cabinet post praised by Prairie stakeholders, but experts and MP wary of road ahead
Jim Carr is one of only four Liberal MPs elected in the three Prairie provinces, and is now representing the region at the cabinet table.
Jim Carr, pictured here on July 18, 2018, taking over the position of minister of international trade diversification during a 2018 cabinet shuffle at Rideau Hall. Mr. Carr is now in his third cabinet post, also previously serving as minister of natural resources. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade