Christine Tell Acclaimed as 2024 Saskatchewan Party Candidate for Regina Wascana PlainsAugust 01, 2023
REGINA, SK – Tonight, Christine Tell was acclaimed as the Saskatchewan Party Candidate for Regina Wascana Plains in the 2024 provincial election.
“I’m honoured to receive the support and encouragement to run again in Regina Wascana Plains,” Tell said. “I’ll be working hard to represent our great constituency again after the 2024 election.”
Tell was first elected MLA for Regina Wascana Plains in the November 2007 provincial election. She was re-elected in 2011, 2016 and 2020.
Before entering politics, Tell served on the Saskatoon Police Service for three years before joining the Regina City Police. Tell served in the Regina Police Association and the Saskatchewan Federation of Police Officers. In 2007, she was elected as President of the Regina Police Association and was the first woman in Canada to lead a major police association.
Tell currently serves as Minister of Corrections, Policing and Public Safety. She has previously served as Minister of Government Services, Minister responsible for Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority, Minister of Tourism, Parks, Culture and Sport, Minister responsible for Sask Gaming Corporation, and Minister responsible for the Provincial Capital Commission.
Tell lives with her husband Gary in Regina. They have two adult children.
With Tell’s nomination, the Saskatchewan Party has nominated a total of 14 candidates for the 2024 provincial election.