Unions embroiled in pay disputes with the Government have played down the impact of the Cabinet reshuffle on policies they believe hinder the rights and pay interests of workers.
This is simply an attempt at window dressing to make the Government look more women-friendly.
But if you look behind the gloss, you will see that the Tory policies are having a huge impact on women, in a bad way.
PMQs today was a pretty clear win for David Cameron. Ed Miliband really needs to find a way to energise and motivate his troops.
David Cameron has rung the Cabinet changes as he prepares to fight the next election. Here is an introduction to the figures on the rise.
It's not the first time Esther McVey has been tipped for a big promotion and missed out. Our Political Reporter Daniel Hewitt asks why.