|Member of the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories|
|Preceded by||New District|
|Succeeded by||District Abolished|
|Minister of Health and Social Services of the Northwest Territories|
November 15, 1946 |
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
McLaughlin was first elected to the Northwest Territories Legislature in the 1979 Northwest Territories general election. He won the new Pine Point electoral district. McLaughlin was re-elected in the 1983 Northwest Territories general election. In his second term he was appointed to the cabinet and became Minister of Health and Social Services. He was re-elected to his third and final term in the 1987 Northwest Territories general election. His electoral district was abolished in 1991 after the Pine Point mine shutdown operations and the town was dismantled.
McLaughlin previously served as the Territories representative on the Conservative Party of Canada national council.
|Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories|
|MLA Pine Point
|This article about a Northwest Territories politician is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|