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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 Sep 14 20:41:00 +0000 2017 - Get ready for the 32nd edition of the Mt Lehman Fall Fair. See you Saturday in historic Mt Lehman! https://t.co/JFRAxIHV9C

Thu Sep 14 00:09:21 +0000 2017 - A bad day for B.C. brought to you by the NDP! Credit downgrade looming according to rating agencies. Don't want to say I told you so but...

Tue Sep 12 22:35:53 +0000 2017 - How do you spell hypocrisy... NDP fundraising! Cash for access and cash from convicts!!! https://t.co/3wX2CEZN9w

Tue Sep 12 19:41:38 +0000 2017 - Prepare for more tax hikes from NDP government https://t.co/K7fShtFVQ0 #bcpoli

Tue Sep 12 04:51:20 +0000 2017 - RT @bcliberals: Today’s Speech from the Throne falls far short. The #BCNDP and #BCGreens have no plan to keep BC strong, create jobs, or gr…

Tue Sep 12 04:51:10 +0000 2017 - RT @bcliberals: RETWEET and spread the word: The #BCNDP should stop their tax hikes aimed at middle class families. #bcpoli https://t.co/fg…

308 Fri Aug 11 17:46:36 +0000 2017 - RT @ADSEexpo: Thank you to @HonEdFast and @Mike_de_Jong, MP and MLA of Abbotsford and outstanding #aerospace supporters, for joining us at…

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

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

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  02/03/2018 BC Liberal Party Leader ???
  05/09/2017 BC Legislative Assembly - Abbotsford West Won 55.23% (+24.45%)
  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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