Regional Roads Minister is now the Leader of the NSW Nationals

The Regional Roads Minister has been voted as the Leader of the NSW Nationals and therefore is the Deputy Premier of NSW.

He was voted in by the party members 15 votes to 3.

He beat long-time MP and Water Minister Melinda Pavey in the Party Room this morning.

Bronnie Taylor, the Minsiter for Women, Regional Youth and Mental Health is the Deputy Leader of the NSW Nationals.

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