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The 18th Assembly did a lot, but did it differently, numbers show – CBC

OpenNWT’s David Wasylciw crunches the numbers on the previous gov’t prior to Oct. 1 election

Sep 12, 2019

Editor’s note: As part of our 2019 N.W.T. election coverage, David Wasylciw, data geek and founder of OpenNWT, is taking a look at the last Legislative Assembly – breaking down what the numbers tell us about how our government and our politicians work. Most importantly, he explains what this means for you, the voter, ahead of the election on Oct. 1.

In his first instalment, David looks at how much time the government spent in the legislature, and how that time was used.

Is my MLA effective? Or, even more simply, what did my MLA do for the last four years?

These are questions voters often ask themselves, or at the very least ask themselves in the lead-up to an election.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/open-nwt-18th-assembly-overview-1.5280087

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