BIV on Roundhouse November 27: Mike de Jong on why his leadership would be different

The former finance minister and long-standing MLA for Abbotsford West discusses his policy priorities should he become the next leader of the BC Liberal Party

On the latest show, BIV continues its coverage of the BC Liberal Party leadership race. Former finance minister Mike de Jong discusses his candidacy with co-hosts Kirk LaPointe and Hayley Woodin, and argues why the party under his leadership would be different.

Dr. Penny Gurstein, director of the School of Community and Regional Planning at the University of British Columbia, examines the potential impact the federal government’s 10-year national housing strategy could have on supply and affordability in Metro Vancouver. She also reviews the City of Vancouver’s new housing plan. 

Mike Volker, chair of New Ventures BC, shares new data that reveals investments in local venture and competition programs pay dividends. 

Surrey Board of Trade CEO Anita Huberman discusses development challenges in one of Canada’s fastest growing cities. 

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