Michael Chong appointed to Official Opposition’s Shadow CabinetAugust 30, 2017
Chong named Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Communities and Urban Affairs
FERGUS – Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, was named as the Official Opposition’s Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Communities and Urban Affairs. The announcement was made today by Leader of the Official Opposition, Andrew Scheer.
“I’m excited to take on this new role, and I’m proud to be working alongside an experienced team that will continue to hold the government to account on behalf of all Canadians,” said Chong. “I look forward to building a stronger Conservative Party, as well as building a stronger Canada for everyone.”
Chong was first elected to the House of Commons in 2004 as the Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills. He has served as Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister for Sport, as well as President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada. He grew up in Fergus, where he lives with his wife Carrie and their three young sons.
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