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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.

Today

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-637 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (firearms storage and transportation)

Posted on Twitter Canada's economy is a model for countries around the world thanks to our low-tax plan https://t.co/0MZNH4qcZ0 #cdnpoli #qp #hw

Posted on Twitter On Tuesday I asked the Government to update the #HOC on Canada's economy https://t.co/0MZNH4qcZ0 #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter #cdnpoli On Tuesday I asked the Government to update us on Canada's economy... http://t.co/fAkmYmf8j5

Posted on Twitter My Bill will clarify that low-velocity rifles like BB guns and airsoft guns aren't firearms http://t.co/JiWDc6YI6y #cdnpoli #hw

Posted on Twitter This morning I tabled a Bill proposing to amend the definitions of low-velocity rifles http://t.co/JiWDc6YI6y #cdnpoli #hw

Posted on Twitter #cdnpoli Sopuck tables Bill to amend Low-velocity rifle definitions... http://t.co/3b9y4C8rR4

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #289 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should examine all possible options to ensure a fully ...

Voted Yes on Vote #288 That Bill C-583, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder), be not now read ...

Voted Yes on Vote #287 on Bill C-583 Amend the Criminal Code (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder)

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, thanks to our Conservative government's low-tax plan, Canada has created over 1.2 million net new jobs since the depths of the global recession. However, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #286 on Bill C-40 Respecting the Rouge National Urban Park

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #285 on Bill C-26 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act and the Sex Offender Information Registration Act, ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise today to present a petition signed by hundreds of Canadians supporting our government's common sense firearms licensing act. These ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Canada National Parks Act (Nááts’ihch’oh ... We'll talk about the hunt some other time. I have a policy question for you. I was very taken by your comment, Mr. Norwegian, about how ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Ex-MP Mark will run as independent in next election In the early days of his political career, he represented Reform and Canadian Alliance before becoming a member of the Conservative party in 2003. He retired from politics in 2010. Conservative MP Robert Sopuck was elected in a byelection that same year, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-40, An Act respecting the Rouge National Urban Park and Order ... I could not agree more. I know that all Canadians are the clients of your department, but there is a stakeholder group for Environment Canada that ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Edmonton Centre. It is a great privilege for me to stand today to speak ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Harper Government Invests in Round II Recreational Fisheries Conservation ... SWAN RIVER, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Nov. 3, 2014) - Robert Sopuck, Member of Parliament for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, announced on Saturday, November 1st that the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-40, An Act respecting the Rouge National Urban Park Okay, and just getting to the question of ecological health versus ecological integrity, I'm quite amused by that. It's quite frankly a distinction without a difference. ...

Spoke in the House on Grains and Oilseed Industry Mr. Speaker, the grains and oilseeds sector is a significant contributor to the Canadian economy which remains the top priority for our government. Today, the Minister ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun MPs recall 'traumatic' attack on Parliament Brandon-Souris MP Larry Maguire and Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette MP Robert Sopuck were in the middle of a caucus meeting when gun shots went off just metres from the room's door. Sopuck said he was sitting, listening to Prime Minister Stephen ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun MPs recall 'traumatic' attack on Parliament Brandon-Souris MP Larry Maguire and Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette MP Robert Sopuck were in the middle of a caucus meeting when gun shots went off just metres from the room's door. Sopuck said he was sitting, listening to Prime Minister Stephen ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Your answer implies that all resource extraction and development is at an environmental cost. I strongly dispute that, and I think we can quantify that. For ...

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 ...

Two months 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...