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MLA for Inuvik Twin Lakes

Won her last election, in 2019, with 76% of the vote.


This week

Mentioned by Cabin Radio 'It's alarming.' At least 137 teachers leaving schools across NWT 'It's alarming.' At least 137 teachers leaving schools across NWT  

A week ago

Mentioned by Northern News Services GNWT must honour new Covid-19 rules, says Inuvik-Twin Lakes MLA Lesa Semmler GNWT must honour new Covid-19 rules, says Inuvik-Twin Lakes MLA Lesa Semmler  

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Yk streets filled as community honours children found in Kamloops Yk streets filled as community honours children found in Kamloops  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on 2021 Graduating Class Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, today I would like to recognize the East Three Secondary graduating class of 2021, and all the graduates of Class ...

Mentioned by Cabin Radio MLA calls for government to play larger role in NWT shelters MLA calls for government to play larger role in NWT shelters  

Mentioned by CBC.ca N.W.T.'s 'Emerging Wisely' reopening plan comes out next week N.W.T.'s 'Emerging Wisely' reopening plan comes out next week  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio MLA calls for independent investigation into nurse complaints MLA calls for independent investigation into nurse complaints  

Mentioned by Northern News Services MLAs grill Kandola on COVID-19 restrictions MLAs grill Kandola on COVID-19 restrictions  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio NWT now has firm date for new Emerging Wisely: June 9 NWT now has firm date for new Emerging Wisely: June 9  

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Minister, and thank you-- thanks to our witnesses. Sergeant-at-Arms, please escort the witnesses from the chamber? Committee, we have agreed to consider tabled document ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Member. Are there any further questions, comments? Seeing none, supplementary estimates infrastructure expenditures number 1, 2020-2021 -- I'm sorry, 2021-2022, Department of Education, Culture ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Oral Question 751-19(2): Homelessness Strategy and Emergency Shelters Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I will switch my question around. What's going to happen if we have no more non-for-profit organizations to run any of our ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Emergency and Homeless Shelters Thank you, Mr. Speaker. What is the future plan of emergency in homeless shelters of the Northwest Territories? I spoke about our emergency homeless shelter in ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Report Of Committee Of The Whole Mr. Speaker, your Committee has been considering tabled document 411-19(2) and would like to report that consideration of tabled document 411-19(2) is concluded and that the ...

Mentioned by CKLB News Isolation exemptions coming for travellers from the Yukon Isolation exemptions coming for travellers from the Yukon  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Norn committee chair removal prompts shuffle at legislature Norn committee chair removal prompts shuffle at legislature  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio What will it take to lift the NWT's public health emergency? What will it take to lift the NWT's public health emergency?  

Mentioned by Northern News Services MLAs play magical chairs with committees in role shuffle MLAs play magical chairs with committees in role shuffle  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Impacts of COVID-19 and Emerging Wisely Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, in light of the news of the soon-to-be-released updated NWT's Emerging Wisely plan, I am hoping to see clear measures ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on COVID-19 Restrictions and Public Health Orders Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, you know, I know in this jurisdiction, like in the Northwest Territories, our Act is different than the Yukon; it's ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 128-19(2): Committee Report 13-19(2) - Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the 2019-20 Northwest Territories Ombud Annual Report - Amendment of Section 15(1) of Ombud Legislation, Carried Thank you. To the motion. Question has been called. All those in favour? All those opposed? Abstentions? Motion is carried. ---Carried Thank you, Committee. Do you ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 14-19(2): Report on the Review of the 2019-2020 Annual Report of the Information and Privacy Commissioner Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Performance Measures: A key finding of the audit is that while ECE took steps to support student outcomes, the department did not ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Report Of Committee Of The Whole Mr. Speaker, your Committee has been considering Committee Report 13-19(2) and would like to report progress with eight motions carried and that Committee Report 13-19(2) is ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 122-19(2): Committee Report 13-19(2) - Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the 2019-20 Northwest Territories Ombud Annual Report - Definition of Authorities in Ombud Legislation, Carried Thank you, Member for Yellowknife North. Member for Frame Lake.

Three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #135 on Bill 16, An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act

Voted Yes on Vote #134 on Bill 14, An Act to Amend the Securities Act

Voted Yes on Vote #133 on Bill 13, An Act to Amend the Interpretation Act

Voted Yes on Vote #132 on Bill 12, An Act to Amend the Apprenticeship, Trades and Occupational Certification Act

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #72 on Bill 11, Legislative Assembly Standardization Act

Voted Yes on Vote #65 on Bill , Motion 12-19(2): Revocation of Appointment to the Executive Council, Carried