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Conservative MP for Portage—Lisgar (Manitoba)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 76.00% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Another photo from this afternoon with @thiessen_dennis and family. #MBpoli #PL @CDNParalympics http://t.co/TirmKG2J8K

Posted on Twitter Nice to be home in my riding getting caught up with friends over coffee at the Sanford Legion. #PL

Posted on Twitter Follow my #Instagram account @CandiceBergenMP for new, exclusive content! #PL #socialmedia #MBpoli #CDNpoli

Posted on Twitter My first #Instagram post! Today I presented the Peace Tower flag to @thiessen_dennis, member of the… http://t.co/NWZlw4aylY

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter So true @derekvanstone MT Beautiful service for Jim Flaherty. Words from Christine and "boys" and @pmharper were highlights. RIP my friend.”

Posted on Twitter Saying goodbye to my friend & colleague today #JimFlaherty. CAN is better thx 2 his legacy of compassionate public service. #youwillbemissed

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Calgary Centre for that question and for her strong local support and interest in this issue. We now have ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, the fact is there have been no cuts. In fact, we have renewed our homelessness partnering strategy. What this is about is that the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Social Development Mr. Speaker, I welcome that member to this file, and I want to assure her that there have been absolutely no cuts to the funding on ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, the member is absolutely wrong. We are very proud of our renewed homelessness partnering strategy, with a focus on housing first. In fact, Canada ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for the question. The federal government has significantly reduced and restructured its proposal based on provincial feedback. Today ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, we are very proud of our record when it comes to creating jobs. Over one million net new jobs have been created since the ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, with these changes, the EI system in every province and territory reflects the reality of the local labour market. EI benefits continue to be ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, the opposition is mistaken. Our government provides assistance and support to Canada's most vulnerable citizens. We are providing support to vulnerable Canadians to the ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CJOB Mba MP's Bergen/Glover Named To Harper Cabinet Two Manitoba MP's figured prominently in today's Cabinet Shuffle on Parliament Hill. Prime Minister Stephen Harper named Candice Bergen, the MP for Portage-Lisgar, the Minister of State for Social Development. St. Boniface MP Shelly Glover is now the ...

Mentioned by CJOB Manitoba MP in Line for Cabinet Post? Candice Bergen - MP for Portage Lisgar - is reportedly one of several female MPs who could be moving from the back benches into Harper's inner circle. Bergen - elected under the name Candice Hoeppner - is known most to Canadians for introducing a bill ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Good morning to the witnesses. Thank you both for being here this morning. We've been engaged in this study for ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing Thank you. I also want to go back to one of your other recommendations, the federal national records management system. Can you compare that...? I know ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Chief Palson, for being here. It's so nice to see somebody from home. I want to begin by ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing After being there and seeing the amazing facilities they have, not only the simulators for driving training or other purposes, but the real-life.... They have full ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing One program that's very popular and quite successful in Manitoba, and for sure in Portage la Prairie in my riding, is Citizens on Patrol. I don't ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing Thanks, Mr. Chair. In the last few minutes, I want to follow up on a few things that my colleague, Mr. Rousseau, was asking about. We've ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the guests for being here today. We certainly are hearing a very similar message, whether it's ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing I just need two minutes. I just need to get something cleared up for my own understanding on the cost of the long gun registry to ...

Mentioned by Portage Daily Graphic Portage RM burned by census The council enlisted Portage-Lisgar MP Candice Bergen to contact Statistics Canada about their concerns. “We feel it was done inaccurately and we want some explanations on that because it does affect the funding that we get, the grant money that we get,” ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) 'Dirty, rotten, bastards' carpet bombing my riding: Pat Martin New Democratic Party MP Pat Martin is accusing Conservative MPs of dirty tricks, saying they are using their free mailing privileges to flood his riding of Winnipeg Centre with partisan letters to his constituents. ... Manitoba including Manitoba caucus chairman Robert Sopuck (Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette), Public Safety Minister Vic Toews (Provencher), Minister of State for Transport Steven Fletcher (Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia-Headingley) Candice Bergen (Portage-Lisgar), James Bezan (Selkirk-Interlake) ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca (blog) Politics on TV: Robocalls, Warawa and drug seizures Responding to the report was an MP panel of Candice Bergen, Randall Garrison and Francis Scarpaleggia, where Bergen noted that the government had increased the number of front-line officers, said that cuts were to redundant positions, and then tested ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) There is budget day, then there is budget night In walk ministers and members of Parliament – Lisa Raitt, John Baird, Candice Bergen, Ted Menzies, Leona Aglukkaq, some itching for a cocktail, some ready to settle in for a steak dinner with caucus members in the private dining lounge. .... Don Newman; Peter Milliken, who drove in for the event; Andrew Scheer; NDP MPs Alain Giguère and Jonathan Genest-Jourdain; Liberal MP Mark Eyking; Brian Lee Crowley, Director of the Macdonald-Laurier Institute; Julie Jacobson and Yaroslav Baran of Earnscliffe. Respect ...