Father God, today we bring the Hon. Harry Bains, Minister of Labour to you. We thank you for Minister Bain’s many years of faithful service to B.C. We ask that you grant him keen discernment and understanding today as he works with, and leads those, who drive the economic engine of our province. Amid this pandemic may workers be protected, fair contracts negotiated, and economic blessing be realized in British Columbia. We also ask for your blessing on Minister Bain’s marriage and family, Amen……..
Harry Bains was re-elected as the MLA for Surrey-Newton in May 2017 and again in 2020. He was first elected in May 2005, and re-elected in 2009 and 2013. He is the Minister of Labour. Harry has been active in the Surrey community for many years. He served on the Kwantlen University College Board of Governors from 1993 to 1999, serving as vice-chair for three of those years. He has also volunteered with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity. Harry has an extensive background in community service. He was an elected officer of Steelworkers-IWA Canada Local 2171 for over 15 years. He served most recently as vice-president of his local, where he led negotiations and engaged in bargaining for better working conditions for working people. Harry and his wife Rajvinder live in Surrey. They have two children, Kulpreet and Jasmeen.