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  de Jong, Mike
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<-  2009-01-01  
 
NameMike de Jong
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InfoMichael de Jong was appointed Minister of Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation on August 15, 2006.

He previously served as Minister of Labour and Citizens' Services, Minister of Forests, and while in Official Opposition served as Deputy House Leader and as critic for a variety of portfolios.

He was first elected to the Legislative Assembly in a 1994 by-election to represent the electoral district of Matsqui. He was re-elected in 1996 and again in 2001 and 2005 to the new riding of Abbotsford-Mount Lehman.

Before his election, Mr. de Jong practiced as a lawyer in his Abbotsford firm. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Carlton University in Ottawa and a law degree from the University of Alberta.


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Thu May 11 21:51:52 +0000 2017 - Thank you Abbotsford for your support. Together we did it. https://t.co/xJrM4B01qj

Tue Mar 28 03:26:08 +0000 2017 - RT @BCCareProviders: How the Plecas Plan will strengthen home and community care for B.C. seniors https://t.co/W0YCaxkkrY https://t.co/U2QP…

Fri Mar 24 02:11:13 +0000 2017 - RT @RyanDriegen: Proud to be campaigning for @Mike_de_Jong. We need continued fiscal responsibility in this province. https://t.co/vlJAAbGk…

Thu Mar 23 01:34:37 +0000 2017 - RT @Stephanie4BC: Thrilled to announce $5M for @CovenantHouseBC phase 1 expansion https://t.co/Hv0sMN1eVI @Mike_de_Jong @colemancountry

Thu Mar 23 01:34:36 +0000 2017 - Team Mike de Jong heading out to knock on doors in Abbotsford West. @bcliberals https://t.co/bb8n8E30uB

Sun Feb 26 03:23:12 +0000 2017 - RT @sam_sullivan: Catching up with BC's Minister of Finance, Honourable @Mike_de_Jong. Congratulations on BC’s 5th-consecutive balanced bud…

Thu Feb 23 23:28:28 +0000 2017 - RT @Stilwell4BC: Our Gov't is providing @RickHansenFdn with $9M to further their work improving accessibility in B.C.. https://t.co/ykHTcZo…

Thu Feb 23 23:27:26 +0000 2017 - B.C.’s 5th-consecutive balanced budget delivers the dividend of a strong economy read more here: https://t.co/Fd9X7SrLJx

Tue Feb 07 07:22:42 +0000 2017 - New Abbotsford courthouse to increase jobs, access to justice. https://t.co/TOA0GXsvcT https://t.co/c7Dxloymap

Fri Jan 13 04:39:13 +0000 2017 - RT @EricFoster_BC: Jan. 16, 7pm. #Vernon @KylloGreg #SalmonArm. Join #BCBudget ☎️ 📲Townhall w @Mike_de_Jong #TeamBC2017 #Interior https://t…

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  00/00/2020 BC Liberal Party Leader ???
  05/09/2017 BC Legislative Assembly - Abbotsford West Won 55.99% (+25.76%)
  05/14/2013 BC Legislative Assembly - Abbotsford West Won 50.65% (+21.62%)
  02/26/2011 BC Liberal Party Leader Lost 0.00% (-52.00%)
  05/12/2009 BC Legislative Assembly - Abbotsford West Won 55.81% (+24.12%)
  05/17/2005 BC Provincial Legislature - Abbotsford-Mount Lehman Won 57.55% (+26.39%)
  05/16/2001 BC Provincial Legislature - Abbotsford-Mount Lehman Won 68.48% (+55.33%)
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  02/26/2011 BC Premier Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
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