MARTIN, The Hon. Yonah, B.Ed., M.Ed.
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Current Senator - British Columbia, British Columbia
Place of Birth: Seoul, South Korea
Profession | Occupation: Community activist, educator
Notes: First Canadian of Korean origin appointed to the Senate.
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Language Preference: English
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Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 2218 Days (6 years, 26 days)
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Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
British Columbia, British Columbia Maiden speech. Conservative 2009.01.02 - Harper, Stephen
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
New Westminster--Coquitlam, British Columbia Conservative 2008.10.14 Defeated

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PartyTerm (
Conservative 2009.01.02 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

PortfolioTerm (
Deputy Government House Leader 2013.10.17 -

Leader of the Government in the Senate

PortfolioTerm (
Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate 2013.10.17 -


PortfolioTerm (
Deputy Government Whip in the Senate 2011.06 - 2013.09.30

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