“No end in sight for poverty in the NWT.”

That’s not the most encouraging headline; it’s even more concerning when it comes from the blog of your local MLA.

But that’s what Yellowknife Centre MLA Julie Green wrote following the GNWT’s fourth annual anti-poverty roundtable in Inuvik last week.

“I was disappointed in the meeting because it didn’t provide any new or tangible help for people who are living in need right now,” Green told Moose FM