Jenny Kwan

Critic for Housing, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

Longtime MLA made the move to federal politics

Jenny Kwan led an extensive career as the NDP MLA representing Vancouver-Mount Pleasant, one of Canada‚Äôs poorest neighbourhoods. Her numerous achievements in this role include being the first Chinese-Canadian to sit in the B.C. Legislative Assembly and, as Minister of Municipal Affairs in 1998, passing a landmark piece of legislation…

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