Wally Schumann

Candidate in the Hay River South Hay River race.

Wally can be reached on social media, at sharonsofficesolutions@gmail.com, or by calling (867) 875-7516.

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GNWT aims to sell off indebted Hay River MLA’s assets

November 29, 2019

NNSL Media - ...million BDIC loan, which has been outstanding since 2011. Simpson didn’t reveal his debt while successfully campaigning to unseat cabinet minister Wally Schumann in last fall’s territorial election. The BDIC loan was briefly back in court Nov. 29. A disposition to deal with outstanding debt was adjourned...

Hay River MLA faces wage garnishment, foreclosed properties

November 29, 2019

CBC North - ...was the guarantor for his loan). A few weeks later, Simpson would be elected to represent the riding of Hay River South. He took the seat from MLA Wally Schumann — who had been minister of the department overseeing the investment corporation while it was taking action on Simpson in...

Indebted Hay River MLA’s work site up for sale

November 20, 2019

NNSL Media - ...election campaign in September. The revelation didn’t come until five days after the Oct. 1 election. Simpson beat his opponent, Industry Minister Wally Schumann, by a vote of 350 to 322. Other media outlets have reported since the election that Simpson owes more than the $2 million – a claim that NNSL...

N.W.T. cabinet and deputy assignments send mixed message about change

November 10, 2019

CBC North - ...tourism, and investment. She made no bones about her desire to add those to her resume. Work by those departments, under ousted Hay River South MLA Wally Schumann, was the primary focus of the 18th Assembly. Arguably, they also have the biggest job ahead of them — overseeing promised billion-dollar...

How Caroline Cochrane views the next four years

October 24, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...amount of our experience and cabinet in this current election. There's only three of us going to be running: Lou Sebert from Fort Smith, myself, and Wally Schumann from Hay River. I have been asked. I'm watching what happens in the election. I do think that I've worked hard. I think that we've only had one...

Northwest Territories MLAs make their pitches to be premier Friday

October 18, 2019

CBC North - ...to serve together in the Northwest Territories legislature. His father, Rocky Simpson, was elected in an upset victory over former cabinet minister Wally Schumann. Like his father, R.J. Simpson is a graduate of law school, though not licensed to practice in the N.W.T., according to the Northwest Territories...

NWT’s new politicians begin setting out vision for years ahead

October 9, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...said residents want access to healthcare, a well-documented issue in Hay River, "addressed immediately." Simpson, who defeated former minister Wally Schumann, enters the legislature with his company owing almost $2 million to an arm of the territorial government. Having earlier stated the Alberta oil...

MLA-elect says he won’t be asking for $2M debt to be forgiven

October 8, 2019

CBC North - ...who also served as a guarantor for the loan. On Oct. 1, Simpson won the Hay River South seat by 28 votes in an upset victory over cabinet minister Wally Schumann. His son, R.J. Simpson, was acclaimed to a second term as the representative for Hay River North. It's the first time a father and son have served...

R.J. Simpson was ‘GM’ of father’s indebted business; says he wasn’t involved in finances

October 7, 2019

NNSL Media - ...financially troubled company despite once holding the title of “general manager” before he was elected in 2015. After ousting incumbent Wally Schumann on Oct. 1, NNSL Media reported Rocky Simpson would be joining a government he owes nearly $2 million to ⁠— largely the product of a loan default...

MLA enters office with company owing lenders millions

October 5, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...of Hay River already knew about the debt, and had seen no reason to raise the topic during the election campaign. Oilfield slump Simpson defeated Wally Schumann, the incumbent in Hay River South, by 350 votes to 322. By phone on Saturday, Schumann said he could not comment as a minister since the debt matter...

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