He served for 3 years as shadow railways minister
LABOUR MP Tan Dhesi has been appointed because the shadow exchequer secretary to the treasury, marking a major step in his political profession.
The information got here as a part of the Frontbench reshuffle throughout the occasion, a press release mentioned.
“After having served for over three years as shadow railways minister, actually wanting ahead to getting began with the highest gifted treasury crew, in my new position as shadow exchequer secretary to the treasury,” he wrote on X, previously Twitter.
Nice to be appointed at present as Shadow Treasury Minister.
After having served for over 3 years as Shadow #Railways Minister, actually wanting ahead to getting began with the highest gifted #Treasury crew, in my new position as Shadow Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury. pic.twitter.com/Tps4wkcKWb
— Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi MP (@TanDhesi) September 6, 2023
“Delighted Keir Starmer has requested me to proceed in his Frontbench and be a part of our subsequent chancellor Rachel Reeves.”
Dhesi, who brings a wealth of data and expertise to the place, outlined the challenges forward. “Provided that the Tories are the largest danger to our financial prosperity, there’s loads to do to repair the mess the Tories have left our public funds in and construct again our economic system,” he acknowledged.
The lawmaker has an Economics A-Stage, a level in Arithmetic, a Masters in Utilized Statistics, and expertise in working his personal enterprise.
He mentioned, “I hope to carry that related information and life expertise to my new position.”
Dhesi additionally mirrored on his earlier position because the shadow railways minister, the place he served for over three years. Throughout this time, he collaborated carefully with Louise Haigh MP and a devoted transport crew, gaining insights into the challenges and dedication of rail workers.
He highlighted his imaginative and prescient for the long run, saying, “With The Labour in authorities, we are going to get our railways again on observe – delivering correct funding, a publicly owned community, rolling programme of electrification, bettering passenger focus and way more apart from.”
Dhesi expressed confidence that Louise Haigh, the crew, and his successor Stephen Morgan MP will work diligently to ship constructive modifications for the nation’s railway system.