Kieron Testart

Candidate in the Kam Lake Yellowknife race.

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Communities could raise taxes to cover carbon pricing

August 2, 2019

NNSL Media - ...sorts of increases,” she said. The committee reviewing the policy, however, couldn’t substantively change the plan: Its chair Kam Lake MLA Kieron Testart said the government, outside of legislative review, had largely decided on the details. “Right now we’re left in the uncomfortable position of...

Residents will pay for carbon tax despite offsets: NWTAC

August 2, 2019

CKLB 101.9 - ...governments are not going to be revenue-neutral in this process, despite many assurances to that effect,” said Brown. Committee Chair Kieron Testart clarified that being revenue neutral meant re-investing revenues, while cost-neutral meant not incurring additional costs as result of a tax, which...

Caitlin Cleveland to run for Kam Lake MLA

July 25, 2019

NNSL Media - ...people and the sustainability of our land as we push our economy beyond diamond mines.” Cleveland is the second candidate to challenge incumbent Kieron Testart for his seat, after former MLA Robert Hawkins also announced his intention to run in...

Caitlin Cleveland announces run for Kam Lake MLA

July 25, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...announced on Thursday morning she intends to stand for election in Kam Lake in October’s territorial election. Cleveland joins incumbent Kieron Testart and former MLA Robert Hawkins in the race for the spot. “As a photographer I have spent the last 15 years connecting with northerners about what...

Land frustration erupts over YK aurora tourism request

July 10, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...piecemeal plots of land to the city on a request-by-request basis, rather than just give them the lands within the municipal boundary as a whole." (Kieron Testart, the Kam Lake MLA, raised a near-identical question in February of this year, and Dehcho MLA Michael Nadli has asked the same thing of Fort...

Former cabinet minister Dave Ramsay to run for Frame Lake seat

July 4, 2019

My Yellowknife Now - ...not afford ‘four more years of nothingness.’ Ramsay served three terms before being defeated in the 2015 election by sitting MLA for Kam Lake Kieron Testart. He also held several cabinet positions including Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment, Justice and Transportation. In his announcement...

Ramsay announcement sets up ideological clash in Frame Lake

July 3, 2019

Cabin Radio - ... NWT Election 2019: Who's expected to run, and where Ramsay served as MLA for Kam Lake from 2003 until 2015, an election in which he was deposed by Kieron Testart. Candidates do not have to live in the district for which they run for office. "I had told some potential Kam Lake candidates that I was not going...

Former cabinet minister Dave Ramsay to run in Frame Lake

July 3, 2019

NNSL Media - ...and Yellowknifers, in particular, are going to feel those impacts worsening over time if action isn’t taken now.” Since losing his seat to Kieron Testart in 2015, Ramsay has owned and operated a consulting business and served on the Directors of Denendeh Investments Incorporated and Fortune...

2019 territorial election candidates

July 2, 2019

NNSL Media - ...Betsina Lila Erasmus Monfwi Jackson Lafferty Frame Lake Kevin O’Reilly David Ramsay Great Slave Katrina Nokleby Patrick Scott Kam Lake Kieron Testart Robert Hawkins Caitlin Cleveland Cherish Winsor Abdullah Al-Mahamud Range Lake Caroline Cochrane Hughie Graham Yellowknife Centre Julie...

Robert Hawkins to run for MLA in Kam Lake

June 27, 2019

NNSL Media - the last election in 2015 when he was ousted by Julie Green, losing by a count of 470 votes to 389. This time around he will be up against Kieron Testart who, like Green, is also wrapping up his first term in office. Hawkins said his decision to run in Kam Lake stems from his concern that residents...

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