Mike Nixon (politician)
|MLA for Porter Creek South|
|Preceded by||Don Inverarity|
|Political party||Yukon Party|
Mike Nixon is a Canadian politician, who was elected to in the Yukon Legislative Assembly in the 2011 election. He represents the electoral district of Porter Creek South as a member of the Yukon Party caucus.
Nixon ran for a seat to the Yukon Legislative Assembly in a by-election held on December 13, 2010 in the riding of Whitehorse Centre for the Yukon Party, but finished third in the generally NDP riding.
Following the 2011 election, Nixon was appointed to cabinet as Minister of Justice and Minister of Tourism and Culture. In January 2015, Nixon was moved to Minister of Health and Social Services and Minister in charge of the Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board.
- "Yukon Votes 2011: Porter Creek South". CBC News. October 11, 2011. Retrieved 2016-05-15.
- "'Tonight is just the beginning,' victor vows". Whitehorse Daily Star. December 10, 2010. Retrieved 2016-05-15.
- "Premier taps experience in crafting cabinet". Whitehorse Daily Star. November 7, 2011. Retrieved 2016-05-15.
- "Brad Cathers demoted, Scott Kent boosted in Yukon cabinet shuffle". CBC News. January 15, 2015. Retrieved 2016-05-15.
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