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

Won his last election, in 2015, with 46% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Enjoyed spending some time with my with constituent Will Gerrard at the beautiful Strathclair parade yesterday. https://t.co/cgPtcHDowJ

A week ago

Posted on Twitter This is pretty outrageous. Taxpayers footing the bill for a Minister to take a limo to go watch the Jets for... https://t.co/PUHM080MrR

Posted on Twitter It has been with great interest that I have been following the comments on the video of my speech regarding the... https://t.co/rTUBfKne2E

Posted on Twitter From the former chief economic analyst at Statistics Canada. "So far, the Trudeau government’s actions towards... https://t.co/gNYp5VcywZ

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Here is my response to claims of a poor environmental record under Prime Minister Stephen Harper. "I have gone... https://t.co/ea23quBRq7

Posted on Twitter It's National Fishing Week 2016 (July 2 to 10, 2016)! Get out there and fish! https://t.co/fkusi7932r

A month ago

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, in the name of environmental protection, the Ontario Liberal government has moved to phase out what it calls low efficiency wood burning stoves that ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted No on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the use of government-issued credit cards by Ministerial exempt staff, for each Minister since November 4, 2015: (a) how many employees have been ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, after listening to my colleague, it is obvious that the Liberals' view toward evidence-based policy is a complete farce, and here is why. This ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the disposition of government assets, for the period of November 4, 2015, to April 22, 2016: (a) on how many occasions has the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Relevance of the Principle of Adjacency and the Owner-Operator and Fleet Separation ... I'm sorry, but I don't have much time. I really apologize for interrupting. To me, that's no excuse, though. You were talking about a large and ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present a petition on behalf of the Family Action Coalition, signed by citizens from right across Manitoba. The petitioners ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Conservation Madam Speaker, on May 7, I was honoured to attend the Swan Valley Sport Fishing Enhancement's annual banquet to celebrate their fisheries conservation work. I am ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada Thanks. Mr. Green, just to set your mind at ease, section 35 of the new Fisheries Act is still in place with the habitat protections. There ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives Thank you. I think what we have witnessed today is the two solitudes of conservation. The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, the Willmore Wilderness Foundation, ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada Right, but what I want to focus on.... Looking at the research results we have and doing the specific actions we can do, I don't think ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada Thank you. I noticed in your report on page 20 you said that, “The report does not pinpoint any one reason for the declines”. I think ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1. Mr. Speaker, I listened with great interest to my colleague's speech, along with the other speeches from the Liberals and the NDP. One of the things ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Modernizing Animal Protections Act Thank you, Mr. Speaker. The member for Red Deer—Lacombe will also be speaking. My riding is primarily agricultural. In addition to producing grains and oilseeds, the ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Sustainable Development Act Thank you. Except in this particular case, the notion of creating wealth was marginalized by every speaker and wasn't mentioned at all. But let me just ...

Mentioned by mySteinbach.ca (blog) MPs discuss special caucus group Robert Sopuck, Member of Parliament for Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa, joined Provencher MP Ted Falk this past week in Ste. Genevieve to talk about the Conservative Hunting and Angling Caucus. MP Falk after the meeting with MP Sopuck and Bob ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Farms.com If you eat, you are part of agriculture: Manitoba MP Robert Sopuck, the Conservative MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa in Manitoba, didn't mince words in his appearance as a guest columnist which appeared in some Sun newspapers across Canada. “If you eat, you are part of agriculture,” he writes in his ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Animal protection bill sparks urban-rural spat Conservative MP Robert Sopuck is critical of Bill C-246, saying it's one step toward giving animals human rights because it shifts crimes against animals out of the property section of the criminal code and into their own section. Liberal MP Nathaniel ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2015-16 : Votes 1c, 5c and 10c under Fisheries ... In a briefing note that was described in an article on February 24, a briefing note that your department wrote to the minister, there was a ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Liberal MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith Dismisses 'Fear-Mongering' On Animal Welfare Bill Manitoba Conservative MP Robert Sopuck, his party's critic for wildlife conservation and Parks Canada, released a statement last week calling the legislation "fundamentally flawed" and an "omnibus bill," because of the many laws it would change at once.

Mentioned by Toronto Sun Cat and dog fur sale ban sought for Canada A Liberal MP's bill that would ban shark fin imports and the sale of cat fur could actually change the legal status of animals in Canada, a Tory rival says. Nathaniel Erskine-Smith says ... But Tory MP Robert Sopuck isn't convinced. In a statement on ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing session to provide an overview of the Department of Fisheries and ... Thank you very much. It's good to see all of you again. I have a couple of things. In the press recently, on February 24, there ...

Mentioned by PressOracle.com (blog) Canada's Liberal government promises to legalize marijuana Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck is concerned that rural areas are already being taken for granted by the new Justin Trudeau government, which officially got started in Parliament on Friday with the reading of a throne speech ...

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