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  • His favourite word is work.

MLA for Yellowknife North

Won his last election, in 2019, with 36% of the vote.


Yesterday

Posted on Twitter This would be an easier feat if one company didn’t own half our town. @rentnorthview https://t.co/bt6sxGWbmn

Posted on Twitter @StrongTowns This axis applies well to Jane Jacobs and Robert Moses. Trying to pin such a conflict on the left/righ… https://t.co/akMYJi5bHc

This week

Posted on Twitter @MTSyer @CCochrane_NWT @juliegreenMLA Worth noting Nunavut changes are an outlier here and still require the childr… https://t.co/DNs13eiWMd

Posted on Twitter @MTSyer @CCochrane_NWT @juliegreenMLA Every other jurisdiction that has travel restrictions exempts fully vaccinate… https://t.co/8tWtZPpJQB

Posted on Twitter The NWT is the only place in Canada where children have to self-isolate after travel with fully vaccinated parents… https://t.co/p07EITO7aQ

Posted on Twitter A great listen if you believe that how and where decisions are made is just as important as what the decisions are… https://t.co/aU7gVbVmHI

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Northern News Services Business owner balks at proposed downtown wellness centre Business owner balks at proposed downtown wellness centre  

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Increased productivity, more time with family, less nonsense meetings. This is the future of work. https://t.co/E62FljPHiI

Posted on Twitter Thank you Paul Andrew for your great words. https://t.co/QgdgkpPSTt

Mentioned by Northern News Services ‘Creepy and totalitarian’ COVID-19 restrictions remain in NWT ‘Creepy and totalitarian’ COVID-19 restrictions remain in NWT  

Mentioned by CKLB News Retired Sask. judge appointed to look into conduct complaint against MLA Norn Retired Sask. judge appointed to look into conduct complaint against MLA Norn  

Mentioned by Northern News Services Retired Saskatchewan judge will oversee Norn inquiry Retired Saskatchewan judge will oversee Norn inquiry  

Posted on Twitter If you had to pick only one of the NWT's mega infrastructure projects, which one would you build?

Posted on Twitter @jeremy_stringer @CWawzonek is going to make that decision in the coming weeks. Statistics show that alcohol sales… https://t.co/94kIxyszTJ

Two months ago

Mentioned by Northern News Services Integrity Commissioner recommends inquiry into complaint against MLA Norn Integrity Commissioner recommends inquiry into complaint against MLA Norn  

Mentioned by CBC.ca N.W.T. integrity commissioner calls for inquiry into complaint against Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh MLA N.W.T. integrity commissioner calls for inquiry into complaint against Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh MLA  

Mentioned by CBC.ca N.W.T. integrity commissioner calls for inquiry into complaint against Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh MLA N.W.T. integrity commissioner calls for inquiry into complaint against Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh MLA  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Breaking isolation 'not a trivial or minor matter,' integrity commissioner says Breaking isolation 'not a trivial or minor matter,' integrity commissioner says  

Mentioned by Northern News Services ‘Reticent to punish a colleague’; examining MLA removal from the House ‘Reticent to punish a colleague’; examining MLA removal from the House  

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Motion 38-19(2): Extended Adjournment of the House to October 14, 2021, Carried Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I move, seconded by the honourable Member for Hay River North, that notwithstanding Rule 4, when this House adjourns on Friday, June ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Oral Question 769-19(2): Staffing Appeal Process Thank you, Mr. Speaker. In the 2019-20, the most recent public service annual report, 82 of the 82 appeals that were filed were denied, Mr. Speaker. ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 142-19(2): Committee Report 16-19(2): Standing Committee on Social Development Report on Housing Phase One: Needs for NWT Homeowners and Private Landlords - Access to Financing Thank you, Mr. Chair. I believe right now the Housing Corp rents about 200 units, and it rents it off of very large southern landlords. I ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Motion 140-19(2): Committee Report 16-19(2): Standing Committee on Social Development Report on Housing Phase One: Needs for NWT Homeowners and Private Landlords - Access to Titled Land Thank you, Mr. Chair. I think we all recognize that my tenure in the GNWT is a bit of a Gordian Knot and given the competing ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 136-19(2): Committee Report 15-19(2): Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the Auditor General's 2020 Audit of Early Childhood to Grade 12 Education in the Northwest Territories - Indigenous Language Proficiency in Hiring Thank you, Mr. Chair. To my knowledge, there are very few, if any, bilingual-required positions in the GNWT where the bilingual is an Indigenous language. There ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 152-19(2): Committee Report 16-19(2): Standing Committee on Social Development Report on Housing Phase One: Needs for NWT Homeowners and Private Landlords - Government Response to Recommendations Thank you, Mr. Chair. Here's what CBC published in an analysis piece about this plan: Most of the plan is firmly focused on the government's own ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 147-19(2): Committee Report 16-19(2): Standing Committee on Social Development Report on Housing Phase One: Needs for NWT Homeowners and Private Landlords - Interdepartmental Policy Barriers for Rental Accommodation Allowance Thank you, Mr. Chair. I know the Minister has spoken to this in the House, and I understand the reality that it's cheaper for EC and ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 149-19(2): Committee Report 16-19(2): Standing Committee on Social Development Report on Housing Phase One: Needs for NWT Homeowners and Private Landlords - Interdepartmental Policy Barriers for Homeowners Sorry, I was just calling question, Mr. Chair.

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Motion 37-19(2): Creation of a Northwest Territories Food Security Strategy, Carried Thank you, Mr. Speaker. One of the priorities of this Assembly was to increase food security to locally produced, harvested, and affordable food. There was a ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 145-19(2): Committee Report 16-19(2): Standing Committee on Social Development Report on Housing Phase One: Needs for NWT Homeowners and Private Landlords - Northwest Territories Housing Corporation Repair Program Yes, thank you, Mr. Chair. I know that in the nonmarket communities where people own their peoples, we've tried for years to, you know, kind of ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Staffing Appeal Process Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Before I bring up my concerns about human resources today, I want to acknowledge that the vast majority of GNWT hiring is ...

Mentioned by CKLB News MLAs want more action on food insecurity MLAs want more action on food insecurity  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio YK MLA, women's society call for long-term funding for Spruce Bough YK MLA, women's society call for long-term funding for Spruce Bough  

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

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Madam Chair. I know Nunavut's number's somewhere about $40million as well and just recently in the legislature, a couple of the MLAs said it ...

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #149 on Bill 28, Appropriation Act (Operations Expenditures), 2021-2022

Voted Yes on Vote #144 on Bill 27, Supplementary Appropriation Act (Infrastructure Expenditures), No. 3, 2020-2021

Voted Yes on Vote #143 on Bill 26, Supplementary Appropriation Act (Operations Expenditures), No. 3, 2020-2021

Voted Yes on Vote #142 on Bill 20, An Act to Amend the Employment Standards Act

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

Introduced legislation Government Bill 11, Legislative Assembly Officers Standardization Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 6, An Act to Amend the Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Act