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MLA for Tu Nedhe-Wiilideh

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


A week ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 116-18(3): Concurrence of Tabled Document 388-18(3): Supplementary Estimates (Infrastructure Expenditures), No. 1, 2019-2020, Carried The big question that everybody wants me to ask, and that is: is this money of Aboriginal engagement going to address the initial issue? When Taltson ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Recorded Vote Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I know that this is just to get all of the items needed for four-year-olds in the schools. I am wondering if ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 117-18(3): Concurrence of Tabled Document 389-18(3): Supplementary Estimates (Operations Expenditures), No. 1, 2019-2020, Carried Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I move that consideration of Table Document 389-18(3), Supplementary Estimates (Operations Expenditures) No. 1, 2019-2020, now be concluded and that Tabled Document ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 115-18(3): Concurrence of Tabled Document 382-18(3): Supplementary Estimates (Operations Expenditures), No. 4, 2018-2019, Carried Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I move that consideration of Tabled Document 382-18(3), Supplementary Estimates (Operations Expenditures), No. 4, 2018-2019, be now concluded and that Tabled Document ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 114-18(3): Concurrence of Tabled Document 381-18(3): Supplementary Estimates (Infrastructure Expenditures), No. 4, 2018-2019, Carried Thank you, Mr. Chair. I think the money is good. I am just wondering. I could almost say the thing again for the whole document, but ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Bill 44: Forest Act Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Today I rise to speak on the Forest Act, to represent the Aboriginal Indigenous governments of my riding. I have been contacted ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 14-18(3): Interim Report on Increasing the Representation of Women in the Legislative Assembly Thank you, Mr. Speaker. A Slow Process The United Nations (UN) Commission on the Status of Women exists since 1946. The 1953 Convention on the Political ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Thank you, Mr. Chair. 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. Chair. Mr. Chairman, committee would like to consider Committee Report 12-18(3), Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the 2018 ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 106-18(3): Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the 2018 Report of the Auditor General of Canada to the Northwest Territories (Child and Family Services) - Comprehensive Response within 120 days, Carried Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I move that the Chair rise and report progress.

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Indigenous Cultural Gala 2019 Mr. Speaker, today I would like to talk about an event that occurred this past Friday evening in the community of Detah, which was the Indigenous ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Motion 96-18(3): Standing Committee on Government Operations Report on the Review of the 2018 Report of the Auditor General of Canada to the Northwest Territories (Child and Family Services) - Gaps in Screening and Reviews, Carried Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I was hoping that there would be a bit of an opportunity to just speak in general terms about all of the ...

Two weeks ago

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill 42, An Act to Amend the Petroleum Products Tax Act

More than three months 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 ...

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 ...

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

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