Jackie Jacobson

Jackie Jacobson

Phone: (867) 977-2557

Jackie Jacobson

Candidate in the Nunakput All Ridings race.

Jackie can be reached at jackiejacobson1@hotmail.com, or by calling (867) 977-2557.

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MLAs, Auditor General’s office react to foster parent concerns

January 20, 2020

CBC North - ...maligned child welfare system, which foster families say is failing them and the children they care for. "This is not going to go away," said Jackie Jacobson, MLA for Nunakput. On Friday, CBC published a letter from the Foster Family Coalition of the N.W.T., which alleged child protection workers had...

Three cabinet ministers, 18 staff to attend AME Roundup Conference

January 17, 2020

NNSL Media - ...stated that the GNWT is covering the travel costs for four Indigenous drummers to ensure there is cultural representation at media events. Jackie Jacobson, who is chair of the Standing Committee of Economic Development and Environment, said he had been invited by the minister of Industry, Tourism and...

How NWT election candidates raised and spent their money

January 16, 2020

Cabin Radio - ...the money, based on reports each candidate must file. In total, more than $410,000 was spent across the NWT's 19 electoral districts. Nunakput's Jackie Jacobson – who was successfully elected – reported the highest contribution income, receiving $21,300, though virtually all of that was travel assistance...

Official results reveal where the N.W.T.’s battleground ridings were won and lost

December 30, 2019

CBC North - ...a single community can sink — or sustain — a candidate. Take Nunakput, which led the territory in turnout at 72 per cent. There, Tuktoyaktuk's Jackie Jacobson saw off incumbent Herb Nakimayak despite earning only one vote from Sachs Harbour, one of four communities in the riding. Nakimayak could count on...

Canadian North to investigate ‘bumped medical travel’ report

December 12, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...is investigating suggestions in the NWT legislature that passengers requiring medical travel south have been unable to fly as planned. Nunakput MLA Jackie Jacobson said on Tuesday that since Canadian North and First Air merged to form one airline, "our cancer patients and medical travel patients have been...

Airline merger creating ‘dire’ situation for Beaufort Delta passengers, says MLA

December 11, 2019

CBC North - ...communities is calling on airlines in the Beaufort Delta to provide more frequent flights out of his region. In the last two months, Nunakput MLA Jackie Jacobson has flown seven round trips between Inuvik and Yellowknife. In the legislature Tuesday, he said he's constantly running into constituents who've...

Here’s who will be in Caroline Cochrane’s NWT cabinet

October 24, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...Yellowknife districts in Range Lake and Yellowknife South respectively. MLAs from northern districts seeking cabinet positions were Chinna (Sahtu), Jackie Jacobson (Nunakput), and Thom (Inuvik Boot Lake). In a surprise, Inuvik Twin Lakes' Lesa Semmler did not put her name forward. Monfwi MLA Jackson Lafferty,...

Cochrane elected NWT Premier on third ballot

October 24, 2019

CKLB 101.9 - ...the Premier. So far those standing for election to the executive are: Sahtu MLA Paulie Chinna, Inuvik Boot Lake MLA Diane Thom, and Nunakput MLA Jackie Jacobson. Two of them will represent the northern portion of the territory. In the running for the two Yellowknife seats are: Frame Lake MLA Kevin...

11 candidates seek election to N.W.T. cabinet

October 24, 2019

CBC North - ...ministers will come from northern ridings, two from southern ridings, and two from Yellowknife. From the north, Diane Thom (Inuvik Boot Lake), Jackie Jacobson (Nunakput), and Paulie Chinna (Sahtu) nominated themselves for a seat in cabinet. From the south, Ronald Bonnetrouge (Deh Cho) and Shane Thompson...

Caroline Cochrane becomes Canada’s only female premier

October 24, 2019

NNSL Media - ...Julie Green, and Yellowknife South’s Caroline Wawzonek. The northern candidates are Diane Thom of Inuvik Boot Lake, Paulie Chinna of Sahtu, and Jackie Jacobson of Nunakput. In the south, Nanehdeh’s Shane Thompson, Thebacha’s Frieda Martselos, Hay River North’s RJ Simpson, and Deh Cho’s Ronald...

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