Rolling back COVID benefits from those who need it most

“We owe it to the people of the NWT to make sure we don’t lose the gains we have made in the past three months. We also owe it to them to build on these gains together.” Premier Caroline Cochrane, Hill Times column June 10, 2020 ———————————————————————————————— I had hoped that the COVID-19 pandemic had … Read more

Child care at the Legislative Assembly

Dear editor, In the last Assembly, when I travelled to 10 communities throughout the NWT as Chair of the Special Committee to Increase the Representation of Women in the Legislative Assembly, we heard that access to child care and the funds to pay for it were a significant barrier to women running for public office. … Read more