FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2021
WHITEHORSE – Ahead of the fall sitting of the Legislative Assembly, the Leader of the Official Opposition Currie Dixon has completed a shadow cabinet shuffle. Kluane MLA Wade Istchenko is the new critic for Environment, while Pelly-Nisutlin MLA Stacey Hassard is the new critic for Highways and Public Works.
Here is the full list of Yukon Party official opposition critic roles:
Currie Dixon – MLA for Copperbelt North
Leader of the Official Opposition; Executive Council Office; Public Service Commission; the Yukon Liquor Corporation; Yukon Lottery Corporation; Yukon Cannabis Corporation; and Early Learning and Child Care.
Scott Kent – MLA for Copperbelt South
House Leader; Education; Energy, Mines, and Resources.
Brad Cathers – MLA for Lake Laberge
Deputy House Leader; Health and Social Services; Justice; Finance; and Agriculture.
Patti McLeod – MLA for Watson Lake
Community Services; and the Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board.
Geraldine Van Bibber – MLA for Porter Creek North
Economic Development; Tourism and Culture; the Yukon Energy Corporation; and the Yukon Development Corporation.
Yvonne Clarke – MLA for Porter Creek Centre
Yukon Housing Corporation; Women’s Directorate; and French Language Services Directorate.
Wade Istchenko – MLA for Kluane
Stacey Hassard – MLA for Pelly-Nisutlin
Highways and Public Works.