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MP Bal Gosal Visits WACA, Yk

Members and supporters of the Western Arctic Conservative Association (WACA) joined Bal Gosal, Conservative MP for Bramalea – Gore – Malton, for breakfast at the Red Apple Restaurant in Yellowknife on Monday, April 14. There he took the opportunity to express his appreciation for everything the EDA is doing to prepare for the 2015 Federal […]

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Breakfast with WACA & MP Bal Gosal

Members and supporters of the Western Arctic Conservative Association are invited to join us for breakfast on Monday April 14 at 7 a.m. when our special guest will be Bal Gosal, Conservative MP for Bramalea – Gore – Malton. Taking place at the Red Apple restaurant on Franklin Avenue, you can purchase tickets for this […]

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5,000

You might not know this – but tomorrow March 31 is a very important day for our Party. It’s the end of our first quarter of fundraising – that means the entire country will know how much we’ve raised so far this year. The Ottawa Press Gallery will be watching closely. The Liberals have already […]

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Western Arctic Conservative website tops in Canada

The Western Arctic Conservative Association (WACA) was recognized on the national stage recently for its efforts in building a superior Electoral District Association (EDA) website. The WACA site – nwtconservativeparty.ca – was among the top four out of the 1,307 EDA websites judged by Samara, a well-respected non-partisan think tank focused on democratic education and […]

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Tony Clement joins WACA for dinner at Aurora Village

The Western Arctic Conservative Association held a fundraising fine dining experience open to all members and supporters March 8 at Aurora Village. This event – featuring our special guest Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement – brought together people from around the NWT as we took time out to reconnect with friends make new ones. Chef […]

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Leaders Circle, Wolverine Club members welcome Tony Clement

The Western Arctic Conservative Association held a free reception for all Leaders Circle Members and Wolverine Club Members March 8 in Yellowknife. This event – featuring our special guest Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement – was WACA’s way of saying thank you to our biggest supporters. Introduced in 2013, WACA’s Member Recognition Program tracks all contributions […]

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Jason Kenney visits Yellowknife, WACA

On February 20, the Western Arctic Conservative Association was pleased to welcome special guest Calgary Southeast MP Jason Kenney. At a reception in Yellowknife open to all members, supporters and dignitaries, Kenney discussed many topics and got to know a little more about the issues impacting the North. To say in touch with all WACA […]

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Trudeau invisible in the North

The following editorial was published in Weekend Yellowknifer – Friday, January 17, 2014 Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau may be topping the polls, but he’ll have to step up his efforts in the Northwest Territories to match the presence of Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Until then, local Liberal supporters will have a tough time making […]

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Harper Government moves forward with Devolution in the Northwest Territories

Ottawa, Ontario (December 3, 2013) – Today, the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, introduced Bill C-15, Northwest Territories Devolution Act, in the House of Commons. This bill delivers on the Harper Government’s commitment to give the people of the North a greater say in their own affairs. “Our Government has […]

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