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Judi Tyabji

Judi Tyabji

OkanaganLife_Spring_1992Spring 1992

When young Liberal candidate Judi Tyabji was declared the new MLA for Okanagan East, a collective “wow” reverberated throughout the district. The 26-year-old woman, pregnant with her third child and a relative unknown, who had a background in the environmental movement and had flirted briefly with the New Democratic Party, had handily defeated both a Social Credit cabinet minister and a well-known NDP activist.

Read the original feature from the Spring 1992 issue.

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