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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 2/2 The British student pens “Elephants: A Tale of Empire.” The French student writes, “Elephants: A Love Story.” F… https://t.co/2wI9Gu0zXn

Posted on Twitter 1/2 There is an old joke in Canada, one that every university student is told early in the Introduction to Politics… https://t.co/nmFYou01Hg

Posted on Twitter Tomorrow Alberta will know whether they are scrapping the time change and in all likelihood the NWT too. The real q… https://t.co/rIb42kGvD0

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter @kat_toth Done. https://t.co/PwTj5eWTeu

Posted on Twitter @kat_toth Done, but awaiting account confirmation, should be available there tomorrow.

Posted on Twitter If you do listen, let me know what you think : )

Posted on Twitter I’m doing a podcast, give it a listen, or not. Thanks to @OllieNWT for being the first guest in this experiment. https://t.co/lSfmup0Thw

This week

Posted on Twitter Presenter takes a little longer than expected, MLA Bonnetrouge: "Don't worry about it, we're on Dene Time." MLA Cle… https://t.co/k2iP1JiTXR

Posted on Twitter @zoeraemer This was a good thread. I also wish comms staff felt more empowered to respond to the never ending flack… https://t.co/v7os5VVHvH

Posted on Twitter @zoeraemer Fair, and admittedly the salary comparison is a red herring. The real issue is comms staff not being abl… https://t.co/5rBey26l04

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Testifying at inquiry, Steve Norn apologizes for breaking isolation Testifying at inquiry, Steve Norn apologizes for breaking isolation  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Norn sent 'threatening' message to MLAs ahead of inquiry Norn sent 'threatening' message to MLAs ahead of inquiry  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Norn's 'complicated' contact tracing case revealed at inquiry Norn's 'complicated' contact tracing case revealed at inquiry  

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Inquiry into MLA's alleged breach of conduct adjourned to afternoon Inquiry into MLA's alleged breach of conduct adjourned to afternoon  

Mentioned by CBC.ca Inquiry into MLA's alleged breach of conduct adjourned to afternoon Inquiry into MLA's alleged breach of conduct adjourned to afternoon  

A month ago

Mentioned by Cabin Radio What's the NWT plan for mandatory vaccines and vaccine passports? What's the NWT plan for mandatory vaccines and vaccine passports?  

Mentioned by CBC.ca N.W.T. government workers can expect news on vaccine mandates this month N.W.T. government workers can expect news on vaccine mandates this month  

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada N.W.T. government workers can expect news on vaccine mandates this month N.W.T. government workers can expect news on vaccine mandates this month  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Report reveals tension between NWT MLAs and legislature staff Report reveals tension between NWT MLAs and legislature staff  

Mentioned by CBC.ca Northwest Territories MLAs scolded for leak Northwest Territories MLAs scolded for leak  

Mentioned by CBC.ca Northwest Territories MLAs scolded for leak Northwest Territories MLAs scolded for leak  

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Another Yellowknife day shelter location, another debate Another Yellowknife day shelter location, another debate  

More than three months ago

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 ...

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 ...

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