Alexander Sammurtok

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Alexander Sammurtok

Member of the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut for Rankin Inlet South
In office
February 10, 2014 – September 24, 2017
Preceded byRiding Established
Succeeded byLorne Kusugak
Personal details
Political partynon-partisan
consensus government
ResidenceRankin Inlet, Nunavut

Alexander Sammurtok is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut in a by-election on February 10, 2014.[1] Sammurtok first ran in the 2013 election, but finished in an exact tie with incumbent MLA Lorne Kusugak in the redistributed district of Rankin Inlet South.[2]

He is the nephew of Tom Sammurtok, the MLA for the neighbouring electoral district of Rankin Inlet North-Chesterfield Inlet.[3]