Kit Malthouse chair of the MPA said:
"On behalf of all the staff and members of the MPA I congratulate Dee on her well deserved elevation to our national legislature.
"Dee is a prominent and diligent member of the Authority and I am sure her legendary forensic scrutiny and financial skills will be an invaluable addition to the Upper Chamber.
"We wish her well as she joins such august company on the red benches."
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