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Alannah MacTiernan appears set for a cabinet position in Mark McGowan’s new government.

Union pressure on McGowan

ANALYSIS: The union movement hasn’t wasted any time reminding Premier-elect Mark McGowan that it wants a share of the spoils, even before he has moved into his new West Perth office.

The secretary of the Maritime Union of Australia, Chris Cain, was quick to remind Mr McGowan he wanted some ex-unionists in the cabinet, considering the key role he believes unions played in Labor’s sweeping victory in Saturday’s state election.

“We’ve delivered for them so it’s not too much to expect them to deliver for working-class people,” Mr Cain told the ABC.

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Perth
Make Alannah Environment Minister!! She'd know how to balance development with Environmental concerns!!

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