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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.

Yesterday

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Major upgrade for RMNP highway It will be smooth sailing through Riding Mountain National Park courtesy of a funding commitment from Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette Conservative MP Robert Sopuck, who is expected to make the announcement later today, according to a source familiar ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun RMNP road will get redone; campground gets upgrades The federal government will spend the next five years resurfacing Highway 10 through Riding Mountain National Park. Dauphin–Swan River–Marquette Conservative MP Robert Sopuck made the announcement today in Dauphin. "Our Government is proud to ...

Posted on Twitter "This is a great announcement. There couldn't be a better Christmas gift!" - Dauphin Reeve #mbpoli

Posted on Twitter This important federal funding will improve an essential north-south road, and will bring jobs to Dauphin and the surrounding areas #mbpoli

Posted on Twitter This announcement brings over $36 million to Riding Mountain National Park, and $2.7 million for the Wasagaming Campground #mbpoli

Posted on Twitter Today I'm announcing almost $40 million in federal funding for repairs to Highway 10, which runs through Riding Mountain National Park.

Posted on Twitter "This is an important investment by our federal government that will allow for increased ecotourism" - Dauphin deputy mayor

Posted on Twitter My announcement today concerns Riding Mountain National Park #mbpoli #cdnpoli

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Voted Yes on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted No on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted No on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Private member's bill misses the target MP Robert Sopuck announced he has tabled a private member's bill. His private member's bill (C-637) will amend the Criminal Code to exclude air rifles and BB guns from being deemed firearms. This action demonstrates clearly that he continues to parrot ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials I don't know if you recall, Bob, but you and I served on a panel at the Manning Centre a few years ago, along with Michelle ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Tory policies devastating for the poor Last Friday, MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, Mr. Robert Sopuck, pasted some clothes on the Conservative tax track record. He fails, though, to take into account the devastating effects his government's policies have had on the growing numbers of poor ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b, 5b and ... Thank you. First of all I would like to compliment the department on how well the recreational fisheries conservation partnership program is being run. I know ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Mr. Speaker, our government is making reasonable and common-sense amendments to Canada's firearms laws. Bill C-42, the common sense firearms licensing act, would ensure that Canada's ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, it is indeed an honour for me to stand in the House in support of Bill C-43, the economic action plan, 2014, the second ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code moved for leave to introduce Bill C-637, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (firearms storage and transportation). Mr. Speaker, I am proud to rise today ...

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

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... I'd like to follow up on the whole notion of animal rights. I'd like to read a couple of quotes from Hansard from a few weeks ...

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, ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials You are asking for a landfill tax, and a tax is a tax is a tax. Call it what you want; it's asking the public to ...

A month 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, ...

Two months 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...