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MLA for Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh

Won his last election, in 2015, with 70% of the vote.


Two weeks ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Chair, committee would like to consider Minister's Statement 19-18(3), Aurora College Foundational Review Process, and Minister's Statement 103-18(3), Marine Transportation Services. ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Tabled Document 298-18(3): Correspondence from Native Women's Association to Health and Social Services Minister Abernethy, Received Oct. 31, 2018 regarding Auditor General of Canada 2018 Report on Child and Family Service Delivery Tabled Document 299-18(3): Correspondence from Deninu Kue First Nation to Health and Social Services Minister Abernethy on Reopening 'Our Great Elders Facility' in Fort Resolution, Dated October 12, 2018 Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. I have two documents to table. The first is a letter from the Native Women's Association NWT that was written to the ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Question 486-18(3): Carbon Tax Impacts on Traditional Economies I would like to thank the Minister for correcting me. I was calling it tax exemptions, but I meant tax rebates. Thank you. On the fuels ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Question 495-18(3): Flexibility for Large Tenders/Northern Bids for Contracts Sorry, Mr. Speaker. You just caught me a bit off guard. I was trying to send a note to the Minister of Infrastructure. You didn't get ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Carbon Tax Impacts on Traditional Economies Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, [Translation] they are talking about the carbon tax today, so I am going to ask the Minister: the tanks that ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Passing of Charles "Sunshine" Larocque and Jay Larocque Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, today I would like to do a eulogy for two men who were lifelong residents of the Northwest Territories; both ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 88-13(3): Bill 20: Ombud Act - Amended in subclause 37(1), Carried Mr. Chairman, I move that the chairman rise and report progress. Thank you, Mr. Chair.

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Recognition Of Visitors In The Gallery Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I, too, would like to recognize a couple of constituents of mine. My understanding is that Shirley Tsetta might be here from ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Motion 24-18(3): Revocation of Appointment of the Honourable Member for Great Slave to the Executive Council, Defeated Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, I truly understand the difficulties of Child and Family Services. I have been involved with the Minister on this file ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Motion 23-18(3): Revocation of the Appointment of the Honourable Member for Hay River South, Defeated Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, I rise today in favour of this motion. I believe that there have been mistakes made in the delivery of ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Mr. Chairman, committee would like to consider Committee Report 9-18(3), A Report on the Review of Bill 18, An Act to Amend ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Question 473-18(3): Daycare Programs Thank you, Mr. Speaker. That's good news. Mr. Speaker, within that specific area where we have individuals working for the department who can establish daycares, we ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Cabin Radio A sell-out here, a slow day there: day one of legal NWT cannabis In Yellowknife, cannabis was completely sold out by 5:30pm. In Fort Smith, revenue hit $7,500. In Fort Simpson, sales were steady. In Norman Wells, they were slow. Day one of legal cannabis in the Northwest Territories saw residents appear undeterred ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Thaidene Nene negotiator warns 'model of reconciliation' in jeopardy if law doesn't pass "The Government of the Northwest Territories has committed to creating a legal instrument by now … a legal instrument that will create the territorial protected area," he said. "If that doesn't happen, ... Every MLA in attendance expressed support for ...

Mentioned by CKLB News (press release) Busy first day of cannabis sales at Yk Liquor Shop Day one of legal cannabis sales in the NWT and across Canada is now in the books. As Yellowknife North MLA Cory Vanthuyne jokingly said in the legislative assembly Wednesday “there's a real buzz in the air.” There was a real buzz at the Uptown Liquor ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill 14, Miscellaneous Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018

Voted Yes on Vote #67 on Bill 14, Miscellaneous Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018

Mentioned by Cabin Radio The legislature's back for four weeks. Here's what's going on The Northwest Territories' politicians are back in action at the legislature for the next four weeks, starting on Thursday afternoon. As usual, those weeks will be a mixture of cabinet members introducing new or amended government programs and services ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Cabin Radio Norman Yakeleya elected new Dene National Chief The territorial government is “acting like the boss,” warned Edjericon, who ran unsuccessfully against Tom Beaulieu for the position of Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh MLA in 2015. “We can't allow them to tell us what we do in our homeland. “The stronger we are, ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CKLB News (press release) Thousands Expected at Old Town Ramble and Ride Festival Old Town's free eco-friendly festival is kicking off today in Yellowknife. This year marks the 12th year of the Old Town Ramble and Ride festival, which begins with a bike rally from 6pm to 10pm. On Saturday and Sunday, attendees can enjoy the ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Meet the three candidates running for Dene National Chief "There is a need to penetrate the walls of the old boys club and introduce new ideas, new vision, diversity and encourage women in the Northwest Territories to not be afraid to run." Q: Where do you see the Dene Nation in 10 ... He lost to Tom Beaulieu ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Meet the three candidates running for Dene National Chief "There is a need to penetrate the walls of the old boys club and introduce new ideas, new vision, diversity and encourage women in the Northwest Territories to not be afraid to run." Q: Where do you see the Dene Nation in 10 ... He lost to Tom Beaulieu ...

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now Denı́nu Kų́ę́ Health and Social Services Centre opens in Fort Resolution “The health and strength of our people requires that we continue to find ways to deliver health services and supports in ways that keep residents, elders and youth in our community whenever possible,” said Tom Beaulieu, MLA for Tu Nedhé – Wiilideh.

Mentioned by CBC.ca MLAs reject call for audit of Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk highway project Several regular MLAs supported Tesart's motion, including Tom Beaulieu, Julie Green and Shane Thompson. All three expressed hope an audit could shed more light onto why the road was closed for most of the spring due to slippery and muddy conditions.

Mentioned by CBC.ca MLAs reject call for audit of Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk highway project Several regular MLAs supported Tesart's motion, including Tom Beaulieu, Julie Green and Shane Thompson. All three expressed hope an audit could shed more light onto why the road was closed for most of the spring due to slippery and muddy conditions.

Mentioned by CBC.ca NWT MLAs to give liquor stores a head start, but will allow private stores to sell legal cannabis MLAs rejected an amendment to the territorial government's cannabis legislation Thursday that would have required the finance minister to keep the door open for private cannabis stores as soon as legalization happened. But a so-called ... MLA Tom ...

Voted Yes on Vote #11 on Bill 4, Supplementary Appropriation Act (Infrastructure Expenditures), No. 1, 2018-2019

Voted Yes on Vote #10 on Bill 3, Supplementary Appropriation Act (Operations Expenditures), No. 3, 2017-2018

Voted Yes on Vote #15 on Bill 2, Supplementary Appropriation Act (Infrastructure Expenditures), No. 3, 2017-2018

Voted Yes on Vote #4 on Bill 2, Supplementary Appropriation Act (Infrastructure Expenditures), No. 3, 2017-2018

Introduced legislation Government Bill 61, An Act to Amend the Public Airports Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 60, An Act to Amend the Motor Vehicles Act, No. 2

Introduced legislation Government Bill 49, An Act to Amend the Deh Cho Bridge Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 30, An Act to Amend the Public Service Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 5, An Act to Amend the Motor Vehicles Act