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


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Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Committee wishes to consider Committee Report 19-18(3), Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the 2017-2018 Public Accounts of ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Protected Areas Act Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Today, we will read the Protected Areas Act for the third time. Should this bill pass, it will undoubtedly be a huge ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Recognition Of Visitors In The Gallery Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. I'd like to recognize constituents of mine, Eileen and Guy Erasmus from Ndilo. Thank you.

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 150-18(3): Bill 38: Protected Areas Act - Motion to Amend s. 10(6), Defeated Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Again, the way the legislation is written, if you go to what is being proposed in the act right now, in order ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Prayer Mr. Speaker, I seek unanimous consent to have item 5, recognition of visitors in the gallery; item 6, acknowledgements; and item 20, consideration in Committee of ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 149-18(3): Bill 38: Protected Areas Act - Motion to Amend s. 10(2), Defeated Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I think there are a lot of additions on the recommendations that are not necessary. I believe that I would be satisfied ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Recorded Vote Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I move that the Chair rise and report progress.

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Committee wishes to consider Bill 38, Protected Areas Act, and Committee Report 18-18(3), Standing Committee Review on Bill 38, Protected Areas Act. ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Acknowledgement 22-18(3): Eileen Erasmus - NWT Education Hall of Fame Inductee Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I would like to acknowledge Eileen Erasmus. Eileen has dedicated nearly 20 years to the K'alemi Dene School and to education in ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 151-18(3): Bill 38: Protected Areas Act - Motion to Amend s. 98, Defeated Thank you, Mr. Chairman. This is a very difficult situation for me. I agree with the Minister that some of these things shouldn't have to be ...

Voted Yes on Vote #235 on Bill 30, An Act to Amend the Human Rights Act

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Question 768-18(3): Aging in Place Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I guess the whole concept of aging in place is to keep people out of long-term care and, in effect, save a ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Aging In Place Marsi cho, Mr. Speaker. I believe this will be my last Member's statement on "Aging in Place." Over a number of years, I have been talking ...

Two months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #230 on Bill 35, Supply Chain Management Professional Designation Act

Voted Yes on Vote #229 on Bill 29, An Act to Amend the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Voted Yes on Vote #225 on Bill 26, Statistics Act

More than three months ago

Voted No on Vote #209 on Bill 46, Public Land Act

Voted Yes on Vote #206 on Bill 47, Appropriation Act (Operations Expenditures) 2019-2020

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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