Dennis Bevington

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MLA says NWT should consider ban on corporate election donations

Some N.W.T. MLAs who regained their seats during the 2015 election received all or the majority of their campaign contributions from businesses and corporations —...

Nutrition North finally gets the boost it needs, says former NWT MP

After years fighting to improve the Nutrition North food subsidy program in Parliament, former N.W.T. MP Dennis Bevington says he's happy to see the program...

Ben Nind Joins the Race in YK North

Over the past three years, Nind was NDP MP Dennis Bevington's constituency assistant, although he's perhaps best known, at least in recent years, for his...

Exit Interview: What Dennis Bevington Learned in 10 years as MP

When the NDP showed an early surge in the polls this fall, many believed the 2015 federal election could be Dennis Bevington's breakthrough after spending...

Liberal's Michael McLeod wins Northwest Territories

My Yellowknife NowWith 90 of 93 polls reporting, McLeod has 48.5 per cent of the vote, and a more than 3,000-vote lead over NDP incumbent...

An Endorsement of Dennis Bevington

To be fair, there were a couple of positives to Conservatives' approach to the North: devolution happened under their watch, as did an increase to...

Federal candidates spar at last night's CBC debate | CKLB Radio

All four federal candidates shared their election promises at the CBC Northwest Territories debate yesterday. NDP candidate Dennis Bevington, Conservative candidate Floyd Roland, Green Party...

Tom Mulcair to release full NDP policy platform today

Trudeau's emphasis on infrastructure spending may play well in the riding of Western Arctic, now held by New Democrat Dennis Bevington, where high-cost diesel power...

Dennis Bevington, NDP candidate, announces party platform in NWT

NDP candidate Dennis Bevington promised funding for infrastructure and renewable energy Tuesday, when he announced his party's platform for the Northwest Territories. Bevington said the...

NWT candidate Dennis Bevington says cost of living is top Northern issue

The NDP candidate ran twice for MP before getting his seat in Parliament in 2006 — the same year Stephen Harper was elected prime minister.

Conservative leader Harper sets out NWT plans in letter

The Liberals and NDP have the wrong plan for Northerners.” Michael McLeod opposes Roland for the Liberals in the NWT, while New Democrat Dennis Bevington...

North Poll · thewalrus.ca

North Poll. Stephen Harper loves Arctic photo ops, but Dennis Bevington knows what really matters across the 1,346,106 square-kilometre Northwest Territories riding. Better Know a...

North Poll · thewalrus.ca

The newly rented campaign office for Dennis Bevington is a cavernous fishbowl of prime retail space—across the street from the post office, butted against the...

Canada election 2015: Who's running in the NWT riding?

For the first time in a federal election, the former Western Arctic riding will be known by its new name, simply Northwest Territories. The N.W.T.

CBC NWT all-candidates forum set for Oct. 8

All four candidates for Northwest Territories MP will participate in CBC North's N.W.T. all-candidates forum Thursday, Oct. 8 in Yellowknife. NDP candidate Dennis Bevington, the...

Cowtown Blues · thewalrus.ca

Bill Casey, Liberal, Cumberland–Colchester; Noah Richler, NDP, Toronto–St. Paul's; Kent Hehr, Liberal, Calgary Centre; Dennis Bevington, NDP, Northwest Territories; Elizabeth May, Green, Saanich–Gulf Islands; Toban ...

Noah Richler's Charm Offensive · thewalrus.ca

Bill Casey, Liberal, Cumberland–Colchester; Noah Richler, NDP, Toronto–St. Paul's; Kent Hehr, Liberal, Calgary Centre; Dennis Bevington, NDP, Northwest Territories; Elizabeth May, Green, Saanich–Gulf Islands; Toban...

MP calls this campaign different

The Hub (Hay River) (blog)The Hub (Hay River) (blog)For Dennis Bevington, campaigning in a federal election is nothing new – this is his fourth carrying...

Harper's research station a 'cloak' for Arctic oil push, says climate expert

"It's a big facility. It's paid by the taxpayer. And it's made almost entirely to benefit the extractive industry,” said Dennis Bevington, NDP MP for...

Who will represent the NWT in Ottawa?

The first sign Ethel Blondin Andrew was in danger of losing to Dennis Bevington in 2006 came not from any poll, but an unexpected phone...

Who will represent the NWT in Ottawa?

The first sign Ethel Blondin Andrew was in danger of losing to Dennis Bevington in 2006 came not from any poll, but an unexpected phone...

John Moore, of Inuvik, announced as Green Party's NWT candidate

... candidate for the Northwest Territories. Moore joins incumbent NDP candidate Dennis Bevington, Liberal candidate Michael McLeod, Floyd Roland of the Conservative Party, and Bob...

Northern MP candidates clash over carbon tax, cost of living

But NDP candidate Dennis Bevington isn't convinced. He told Moose FM several international energy agencies are embracing the idea of a carbon tax as a...

Northern MP candidates clash over carbon tax, cost of living

But NDP candidate Dennis Bevington isn't convinced. He told Moose FM several international energy agencies are embracing the idea of a carbon tax as a...

Federal NDP opposition to petroleum industry lives in Twittersphere ...

In the twittersphere, The NDP make no bones about their stance on oil and gas in Canada. NDP MP Dennis Bevington expressed his misunderstanding on...

Floyd Roland to step down as Inuvik mayor in September

There is no requirement for him to step down as mayor, but his NDP opponent Dennis Bevington questioned his ability to perform effectively in both...

Power for the North

Dennis Bevington knows this: while serving as an MP his left-leaning New Democratic Party pressured Ottawa to raise the Northern Living Tax Deduction, a programme...

Floyd Roland will remain Inuvik's mayor as he campaigns for MP

The N.W.T.'s incumbent MP, the NDP's Dennis Bevington agreed there's no rules that prevent Roland from running both as a candidate in a federal election...

Harper heads north on campaign tour as Duffy trial resumes

They're trying to wrest the Northwest Territories from the NDP's Dennis Bevington. To that end, Mr. Harper is travelling to Hay River, NWT, on Thursday.

Michael McLeod wins NWT Liberal nomination

Michael McLeod won the N.W.T. Liberal nomination Saturday night at a meeting in Yellowknife. McLeod, a former MLA and the brother of N.W.T. premier Bob...

Decision Time for Local Team Trudeau

With the federal election now underway, the NWT Liberals are getting their house in order and gearing up to choose a candidate this Saturday. Members...

Early election call catches some territorial parties off guard

NDP MP Dennis Bevington will run for re-election in the Northwest Territories, while former premier Floyd Roland has been named the Conservative Party's candidate. Territorial...

Flamin' Raven: Bevington Faces Tough Challenge For NDP Nom

It's no secret that the Conservative Party of Canada has long wanted to take out NDP MP Dennis Bevington, so they can claim all three...

Flamin' Raven: Bevington Faces Tough Challenge For NDP Nom

It's no secret that the Conservative Party of Canada has long wanted to take out NDP MP Dennis Bevington, so they can claim all three...

Kieron Testart drops out of NWT Liberal race, supports Michael McLeod

The race for the Northwest Territories' Liberal Party nomination has been reduced to two, after former N.W.T. Liberal Association president Kieron Testart dropped out of...

Federal election polls say little about how Northerners plan to vote

CBC.ca - North ...CBC.caFrom left, Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair, and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau. There won't...

Michael McLeod wants to be next NWT MP, chases cabinet position

Floyd Roland is standing as the Conservative candidate; incumbent MP Dennis Bevington is set to stand again for the New Democrats. Speaking to Moose FM...

Hat in the Ring; McLeod Confirms

- EDGE - EDGE YKEdgeBut if media interest in McLeod's announcement – made separately to just two reporters in the empty Yellowknife Airport –...

Michael McLeod wants to be next NWT MP, chases cabinet position

My Yellowknife Now - My ...My Yellowknife NowFloyd Roland is standing as the Conservative candidate; incumbent MP Dennis Bevington is set to stand again for...

NWT Conservative candidate says fracking 'not needed'

Roland – Premier of the NWT from 2007 to 2011 – is ramping up his campaigning, having watched incumbent MP Dennis Bevington recently declare his...

Floyd Roland confirmed as NWT Conservative candidate

New Democrat and present NWT MP Dennis Bevington announced earlier this month that he will run for re-election, though his candidature has yet to be...

Floyd Roland confirmed as NWT Conservative candidate

New Democrat and present NWT MP Dennis Bevington announced earlier this month that he will run for re-election, though his candidature has yet to be...

NWT MP will run again as NDP surge in the polls — Northern Journal

NWT MP Dennis Bevington will seek re-election in this fall's federal election. After years of frustration as an opposition MP, a chance at an NDP...

Floyd Roland named NWT's Conservative candidate in federal election

Last week current N.W.T. MP Dennis Bevington announced he will seek the NDP nomination in order to retain his seat in Parliament. The territory's NDP...

NWT MP Dennis Bevington to run for re-election

Northwest Territories MP Dennis Bevington says he will seek the NDP nomination in this fall's federal election. Bevington, who has held the seat for three...

NWT MP Dennis Bevington will stand for re-election

Dennis Bevington. NWT NDP candidate Dennis Bevington. Northwest Territories MP Dennis Bevington says he will stand in this fall's federal election. The 62-year-old New Democrat...

Changes to Nutrition North voted down in Parliament

A motion calling for urgent reform to the Nutrition North Canada food subsidy program was defeated in Parliament last week. The NDP-led motion, first proposed...

NDP food subsidy motion for northern communities fails

Northwest Territories MP Dennis Bevington, who sponsored the motion, said despite its June 8 defeat, the motion laid out a "game plan" to address food...

A Day with Dennis: Hanging with the NWT's MP in Ottawa

Dennis Bevington might be a leisurely, sometimes halting, speaker – someone who writes words on sticky notes and underlines them with a certain oomph as...

A Day with Dennis: Hanging with the NWT's MP in Ottawa

Dennis Bevington might be a leisurely, sometimes halting, speaker – someone who writes words on sticky notes and underlines them with a certain oomph as...