|Name||Mike de Jong|
Abbotsford, British Columbia , Canada
Mar 05, 2013 09:28am
|Info||Michael 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.
|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…
Tue Jan 10 19:50:48 +0000 2017 - DYK? The home owner grant threshold is increasing to $1.6M, a 33% increase over last year. https://t.co/QQhDSxlku6