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Tom Tugendhat MP elected Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee

30 January 2020

The ballot to elect Select Committee chairs took place on Wednesday 29 January and Tom Tugendhat, MP for Tonbridge and Malling, was elected to serve as the Foreign Affairs Committee Chair.

Mr Tugendhat will take up the role of Chair once the remaining members of the Committee have been appointed by the House.

Mr Tugendhat said:

"I am delighted to return as Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee. Our Committee's work will shape the conversation around foreign policy at this crucial point in our country's history, and I am looking forward to working with colleagues on the new Committee and will make sure all voices are heard."

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