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John Horgan

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Leader, New Democrat Official Opposition
Community Office
122- 2806 Jacklin Road, Victoria, V9B 5A4
250-391-2801
Legislative Office
Room 109, Legislative Buildings, Victoria, V8V 1X4
250-387-3655

About John

 

A husband and father, John and his wife Ellie have two grown sons. John and his siblings were raised in Saanich by his mother, after his father passed away when he was very young. John grew up playing sports and was a natural leader at school, on the basketball court and in the lacrosse box.

As a young man John worked in a BC mill and in a joinery. He earned his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees at Trent University in Ontario and Sydney University in Australia. A meeting with Tommy Douglas sparked his interest in social democracy and he went on to work for Members of Parliament in Ottawa.

In 2001 Horgan started a management and research consulting company helping both private and public sector organizations.

John was elected to the Legislature in 2005 and has been re-elected twice. He became leader of the BCNDP in 2014. A cancer survivor, he is a passionate advocate for health care, public schools and community services for families.

John Horgan’s NDP is working for opportunity and security for everyday families – a break for the middle class, education and good job prospects for young people, health care when you need it, and better care for seniors.

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Latest News for John Horgan

Statement on World AIDS Day

VICTORIA – New Democrat Leader John Horgan and health spokesperson Judy Darcy released the following statement to mark World AIDS Day: “World AIDS Day has been recognized for more than a quarter century as an opportunity for people around the world to …