|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.
|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!
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!!!
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…
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