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  • His favourite word is environmental.

Conservative MP for Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette (Manitoba)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 63.10% of the vote.

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

This week

Mentioned by SooToday.com Harper to talk with huntin' and fishin' guy here on Friday He will be joined by Sault MP Bryan Hayes, Robert Sopuck, MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette and Jay Aspin, MP for Nipissing-Timiskaming. At 5:30 p.m., Harper will deliver remarks at a members event at the Delta Sault Ste. Marie Waterfront Hotel ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, our Conservative government is standing up for safe and sensible firearms policies, and I was pleased to see the Minister of Public Safety and ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, our government relies on the scientific expertise of our fisheries biologists and researchers to ensure the effective management, sustainable development, and protection of our ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Report of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development - Fall ... The issue's not federal or provincial. The implication of your statement is that these people “get away scot-free”, and they simply don't. I did environmental monitoring ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted No on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials I have just a quick question on a related topic. I used to manage a wastewater treatment plant in a previous life. Many wastewater treatment plants ...

Mentioned by Post Time to reform governance of the Mounties - Regina Leader In the House on Wednesday, Robert Sopuck, the Conservative MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, lobbed a softball question to Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq about the winter headgear worn by members of the Royal Conservative, I mean ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Time to reform the governance of Royal Conservative Mounted Police In the House on Wednesday, Robert Sopuck, the Conservative MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, lobbed a softball question to Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq about the winter headgear worn by members of the Royal Conservative, I mean ...

Mentioned by Canada.com Maher: Time to reform the governance of Royal Conservative Mounted Police In the House on Wednesday, Robert Sopuck, the Conservative MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, lobbed a softball question to Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq about the winter headgear worn by members of the Royal Conservative, I mean ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Regional Economic Development Mr. Speaker, recently the RCMP announced that it had decided to discontinue its use of the iconic muskrat hat. This unilateral move by the RCMP has ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Manitoba MP defends trapping after RCMP mull phasing out muskrat hats "When I heard about the RCMP planning to phasing out muskrat fur hats I was extremely upset," said Conservative MP Robert Sopuck, who represents Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette. By the end of the day, the Conservative government went over the heads ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Teaching Excellence Award Mr. Speaker, I want to congratulate Mr. Byron Ross, who was recently recognized by our Prime Minister with an award for teaching excellence. Mr. Ross taught ...

Spoke in the House on Coastal Fisheries Protection Act Mr. Speaker, as I listened to the last two speeches, I realized that it is clearly time to set the record straight. The member for Cardigan ...

Mentioned by Comox Vallety Record Oyster River Enhancement Society awarded grants for salmon habitat ... From left: Jim Loring, Oyster River Enhancement Society, shows the impact of Salmon Conservation Stamp funds to Minister John Duncan (MP, Vancouver Island North) and MP Robert Sopuck (MP, Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette) at the Oyster River ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. The hon. member across the way referred to me as making a comment, and I have yet ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials I think my colleague across the way is very correct to raise the issue of pharmaceuticals, just dealing with the idea of municipal solid waste. But ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... Thank you. In my previous lives I was involved with wildlife conservation and the communication of hunting. I'm currently the chair of the Conservative hunting and ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, I appreciate that. Mr. Thurlow, I was very interested in your comments and Ms. Labrie's as well on how far cellulosic ethanol has come ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, today I am proud to stand up in the House of Commons to inform Canadians of the work our government is doing to reduce ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Ms. Leung, I was very interested in your Manitoba roots in particular, and the fact that you started by recycling old newspapers, cardboard, and so on. ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I listened with great interest to the speech of my colleague from Winnipeg South Centre. I have the honour of serving in the Manitoba ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials What you're advocating for, then, is for governments to artificially raise the price of electricity for the electricity produced by facilities such as yours. I appreciate ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... It's quite clear that seal populations are abundant. The hunt is well managed, and it's monitored very closely. I think the so-called animal cruelty issues have ...