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Meet John Yap

John Yap

Richmond -Steveston Candidate

Three-term MLA John Yap is the BC Liberal candidate for Richmond-Steveston in the 2017 provincial election.


Yap most recently served as Parliamentary Secretary for Liquor Reform Policy to the Minister of Small Business, Red Tape Reduction and Minister Responsible for the Liquor Distribution Branch. He serves on the Cabinet Committee for a Strong Economy and the Cabinet Committee for Legislative Review. Yap also served on the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services and the Special Committee to Review the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.


Previously, Yap served as Minister of Advanced Education, Innovation and Technology, Minister Responsible for Multiculturalism, and Minister of State for Climate Action.


Yap attended the University of British Columbia and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Genetics and obtained his Masters of Business Administration.


“I’m honored to stand for re-election in Richmond-Steveston. I’m looking forward to running again because I want to ensure that Richmond-Steveston continues to grow so that we can build a better future for our families, businesses, and our next generation.” – John Yap


Get in touch with John by email: john.yap@bcliberals.com

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