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A shadow cabinet is a group of politicians who ho
Each minister of a Cabinet has a corresponding shadow minister. The shadow minister provides an alternative to the minister in the goveion. For example, the British Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley, will often debate with his Shadow, John Healey, who is known as the Shadow Secretary of State for Health.
The current UK Shadow Cabinet is made up of members of the Labour Party.