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 Legislative Assembly of British Columbia and, as minister of municipal affairs in 1998, passing a landmark piece…

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