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  • Her favourite word is know.

MLA for Inuvik Twin Lakes

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


Three weeks ago

Mentioned by NNSL Media Yellowknifer year in review: June Yellowknifer year in review: June  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio The people Shane Thompson and others remembered in 2021 The people Shane Thompson and others remembered in 2021  

Mentioned by CBC.ca Apologies, resignations and state of emergency declarations: 2021 in N.W.T. politics Apologies, resignations and state of emergency declarations: 2021 in N.W.T. politics  

Two months ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on member's statement on Season's Greetings Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Merry Christmas, Mr. Speaker. While 2021 has been a difficult year for our residents in the Northwest Territories and we have faced ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Report On Committee Of The Whole Mr. Speaker, your committee has been considering Bill 23 and Bill 29 and would like to report progress, and, Mr. Speaker, I move that the report ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on oral question 885-19(2): Home Care Support in Communities Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I'd ask when, but I don't want to use my last question for that. So can the Minister identify or provide the ...

Mentioned by NNSL Media Lack of community services a barrier to addiction recovery in Northwest Territories: Survey Lack of community services a barrier to addiction recovery in Northwest Territories: Survey  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Report Of The Committee Of The Whole Mr. Speaker, your committee has been considering Tabled Document 437-19(2), Committee Report 20-19(2), Committee Report 22-19(2), and Bill 30. And I'd like to report progress with ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on member's statement on Procurement Decisions by Government and Crown Corporations Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, GNWT spending is a key economic driver for the NWT. We know through the pandemic how much we rely on ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on oral question 868-19(2): Government Procurement Thank you, Mr. Speaker. There's another Minister who has a huge Crown corporation with huge dollars too. So, you know, it's not just one Member. And ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Allegations of N.W.T. Legislative Assembly clerk's 'bullying' resurface in MLA's affidavit Allegations of N.W.T. Legislative Assembly clerk's 'bullying' resurface in MLA's affidavit  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on member's statement on Government of the Northwest Territories Living Well Together Training Thank you, Mr. Speaker. With the implementation of the Living Well Together training for all the government of the Northwest Territories staff, it was disturbing for ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Oral question 843-19(2): Government of the Northwest Territories Living Well Together Training I'm going to get the yeses today. Okay. So as I mentioned in my statement, you know, it's been brought to my attention, I've had a ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Main Changesthe Main Changes Made In Committee Include: Thank you. Indigenous Knowledge Holders Council: Committee welcomes the approach of balancing the Indigenous knowledge and the western academic knowledge system in the college and future ...

Mentioned by TheRecord.com Search begins for new space after Inuvik shelter fire Search begins for new space after Inuvik shelter fire  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on oral question 828-19(2): inuvik warming shelter fire Thank you, Mr. Speaker, and this may be more of a comment. I just want to thank the department for their quick action, like I said ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on member's statement on Inuvik Warming Shelter Fire Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, on Friday evening,our Inuvik volunteer fire department responded to a fire at the temporary location for the Inuvik warming shelter ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Search begins for new space after Inuvik shelter fire Search begins for new space after Inuvik shelter fire  

Mentioned by CBC.ca Warming centre catches fire twice in Inuvik Warming centre catches fire twice in Inuvik  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Fire at Inuvik's warming shelter, power disrupted Fire at Inuvik's warming shelter, power disrupted  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on member's statement on nursing shortage Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, today I want to look -- I look back into my past Members' statements and one of the things when ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Stanton obstetrics closure costly and preventable, MLAs say Stanton obstetrics closure costly and preventable, MLAs say  

Mentioned by Toronto Star New housing is coming but N.W.T. MLAs fear the numbers are still too low New housing is coming but N.W.T. MLAs fear the numbers are still too low  

Mentioned by CBC.ca 20 years ago, N.W.T. government used bonuses to recruit 65 full-time nurses. Why not now? 20 years ago, N.W.T. government used bonuses to recruit 65 full-time nurses. Why not now?  

More than 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

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