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Liberal MP for Cape Breton—Canso (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 46.40% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Conservatives payout $30 million in severance to political staff since 2006. #cdnpoli http://t.co/2VGpJmBfv2

This week

Posted on Twitter Beautiful tribute to the life of Jim Flaherty by @lraitt today on @CBCTheHouse #cdnpoli #nspoli #cbpoli

Posted on Twitter Conservatives Use the Back Door to Pass Another Anti-labour Bill. #cdnpoli #cdnlab #billc525 http://t.co/AXewX9YXbu

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes 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 Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I appreciate a number of the comments made by my colleague, and certainly his reflection on the approach the government is taking with the ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, could my colleague from Nickel Belt comment on some of the statements made today by the government about the $3,400 in tax relief to ...

Posted on Twitter With this act, Conservatives might win the battle, lose the war - The Globe and Mail http://t.co/6dRu5UaAPE Great reflection on. bad bill

Posted on Twitter Congrats to@gbjrminers, way to go boys. The rhythm is withem...

Posted on Twitter Celebrating Port Morien Vol Fire Dept.70th year with Chief Rob Burns,Stuart Macpherson,Kevin Saccarry.Great night.. http://t.co/40uGksJ3lR

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Vacancy Mr. Speaker, if we are looking at saving resources here, I would suggest, if I could find unanimous consent, that the ministers who rely totally on ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Opportunities for Aboriginal Persons in the Workforce Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks to the witnesses. I'm going to ask two questions and then see if we can get a response. First, a lot ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Opportunities for Aboriginal Persons in the Workforce Thanks very much, Mr. Chair. I thank the presenters. I have a comment first. The guys from Goldcorp the other day said, we're “miners and not ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Employees' Voting Rights Act My colleague was not surprised, Mr. Speaker. Canadians know that the current government has no respect for due process or evidence-based legislation. Just like the unfair ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Opportunities for Aboriginal Persons in the Workforce Great. Thanks very much. If I could, Ms. Campbell, I'll ask a couple of questions and then get out of the way and see how much ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Cuzner questions scrapping of ECBC Rodger Cuzner, the MP for Cape Breton Canso, lashes out at the Conservative government as the issue of funding to dredge Sydney harbour is raised during question period in the House of Common, Thursday. “Will the Minister confirm to the House that the ...

Spoke in the House on Homelessness Mr. Speaker, I am happy to join in this debate today. As a frame for my comments, I am just back from Fort McMurray, Alberta. I ...

Spoke in the House on Regional Development Mr. Speaker, when Conservatives announce significant departmental changes followed by the statement “it will be business as usual”, we know the business they are referring to ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Employment Insurance (EI) appeals process: (a) what was the rationale to replace the EI Board of Referees and EI Umpire process with ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to Employment Insurance (EI) Processing Centres and EI Call Centres: (a) what goal has been set with respect to percentage of EI applications processed ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Opportunities for Aboriginal Persons in the Workforce Thanks, Mr. Chair. Thanks to the witnesses for being here. There are a couple of things. Steve has referenced it and it has been referenced before, ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Opportunities for Aboriginal Persons in the Workforce We heard that from the group from B.C. as well, and this just underlines it. In terms of the Moose Cree project, you identified significant employment ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Opportunities for Aboriginal Persons in the Workforce Great. This is probably for Ms. Blanchard and Mr. Cyr. When we measure success for native women, for example, are we able to break down the ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Thursday, February 13th This was drawn from a response to his constituents. When I get concerns about constituents, they're asking if there is any way I can offer them ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Tuesday, February 11th Mr. Chair. I want to echo the sentiments of Mr. Marston with regard to the private member's bill, and with the utmost respect for Mr. Mayes, ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP Rodger Cuzner reads his Commons Christmas poem Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner (Cape Breton-Canso) has made a Christmas tradition of reading a politically-pointed rhyming rewrite of Clement Moore's classic Twas the Night Before Christmas in the House of Commons as the Christmas break nears. Here is a ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Rodger Cuzner's 'Twas The Week Before Christmas' Poem Lampoons Senate ... For MP Rodger Cuzner's annual tale, With mentions of Rob Ford and the Senate, All peppered in fail. Follow along with the full text below: T'was the week before Christmas and the prime minister's cast, Were haunted by the scandals of ghosts from his pasts.

Mentioned by Yahoo! News Canada (blog) Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner slams 'Angry Tom' Mulcair with rhyme Mulcair claimed that CTV's version of the story wasn't exactly accurate, but that hasn't stopped opposition MPs from poking fun at him. No other member of Parliament, however, can do it quite the way Liberal Rodger Cuzner did on Monday afternoon.

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Rodger Cuzner, Liberal MP, Mocks Thomas Mulcair's Embarrassing Driving ... But the best zingers may have come from Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner, who decided on Monday to express his thoughts through poetry. In a piece entitled, “Reflections On A Conversation On The Hill Last Week,” Cuzner mercilessly pokes fun at the NDP ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca Reality Check: Budget 2013 and the Conservative Record on Skilled Workers ... Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ...