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John Horgan (Canadian politician)

John Horgan
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Juan de Fuca
Assumed office
August 25, 2009
Preceded by New riding
Official Opposition House Leader
Assumed office
April 26, 2011
Preceded by Mike Farnworth
NDP Critic on Energy, Mines & Petroleum Resources
Assumed office
April 26, 2011
Preceded by Doug Donaldson
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Malahat-Juan de Fuca
In office
September 12, 2005 – April 14, 2009
Preceded by Brian Kerr
Succeeded by Riding abolished
Personal details
Victoria, British Columbia
Political party New Democratic Party
Residence Langford, British Columbia

John Horgan is the New Democratic Party MLA for the constituency of Malahat-Juan de Fuca in the Canadian province of British Columbia. He was born and raised in Victoria, British Columbia.[1][2]

Horgan was first elected to the Legislative Assembly in the 2005 election.

In June 2006, he was appointed the Official Opposition Critic for the Ministry of Energy and Mines in New Democrat leader Carole James' shadow cabinet, having previously served as the Official Opposition Critic for the Ministry of Education. In January 2011, he announced his candidacy for leadership of the NDP, though was ultimately not selected.

Electoral results

External links

  • John Horgan NDP Caucus page
  • John Horgan MLA
  • Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
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