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  • His favourite word is environmental.

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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter The IEA says Canada is reducing itself to a bit player on global energy markets and walking away from up to $600... https://t.co/5SUouq96T9

Posted on Twitter Please RSVP: Tories on Tap: Liberal Animal Farm https://t.co/xEOTxkjzRy

This week

Posted on Twitter Saddened to hear of the untimely death of a good friend, Senator Tobias Enverga. My deepest condolences to his fami… https://t.co/Y541zKEyGz

Posted on Twitter Warning - These answers are difficult to watch. https://t.co/pkjjo00Rk4

A week ago

Posted on Twitter This is pure insanity. https://t.co/HrydAEt2u2

Posted on Twitter So now both the Liberal Prime Minister and Finance Minister are under investigation by the Conflict of Interest... https://t.co/A6K5cLBTYh

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, I was astonished to hear my colleague opposite talk about the health benefits of marijuana. Here is the position of the Canadian Medical Association: ...

Voted Yes on Vote #395 on Bill C-346 Amend the Firearms Act (licences)

Voted No on Vote #394 on Bill C-325 Amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right to housing)

Voted Yes on Vote #393 Private Members' Business M-132 (Federally funded health research)

Voted Yes on Vote #392 Private Members' Business M-126 (Portuguese Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #391 on Bill C-63 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 I want to make the point that as somebody who has worked in the forest industry managing a wastewater treatment plant for a company and also ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development - Fall ... You made a flippant comment about yesterday's rainfall being climate change. Those kinds of flippant comments are not helpful in the least. The only thing that's ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-323 Thank you, Chair. We had the Department of Finance officials here last time. Basically, what happens when the officials come here—and I'm not saying it's you, ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I would like to commend my colleague for his speech and his years of service in law enforcement. He is truly a tremendous addition ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 2, Detecting and Preventing Fraud in the Citizenship Program, of the ... As we all know, Mr. Chair, a little knowledge is a dangerous thing. Yes, I have a number of commercial fishing operations in my constituency who ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Durham. The forestry industry is extremely important. The amount of forest land in Canada ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-323 Thank you. Mr. Van Loan, it's great to have you here. In regard to your last comment about the Department of Finance's position always being no, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, if this is not an ethically challenged government, it is clearly incompetent: 10.5 million bucks to a convicted terrorist; the small business tax proposals ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Madam Speaker, I want to compliment the member for Bow River on his motion. I was happy to second it. The speech I am about to ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Heritage Preservation and Protection in Canada Again, I focus on the wildlife issues because that's my main area of interest. Let's talk about the seal hunt for a minute. There was a ...

Mentioned by myWestman.ca Canada 150 walking path ribbon cutting From left: Neepawa mayor, Adrian de Groot, and Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP, Robert Sopuck, cut the ribbon for the Canada 150 walking path, declaring it officially opened to the public. IMG 3553Website. This is the beautiful walking path/amphitheater ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Heritage Preservation and Protection in Canada I can certainly see that. I'm going to ask a fairly sensitive question right now, Mr. Brown. There's been a lot in the news lately about ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Heritage Preservation and Protection in Canada Thank you. Ms. Redfern, I was very struck by your eloquent description of the polar bear hunt and the relationship between the polar bear hunt and ...

Spoke in the House on National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the contributions that hunters, anglers, trappers, farmers, and ranchers make to Canada's conservation successes. While activists focus on talk ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Madam Speaker, when it comes to the term “protection”, it always implies it is black and white. It is either a protected area or it is ...

Mentioned by myWestman.ca Chamber meeting draws concerned crowd 12, was organized by the Neepawa and District Chamber of Commerce and was led by Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck. The changes take aim at three practices which the government says are being employed by wealthy Canadians to ...

Mentioned by myWestman.ca Chamber meeting draws concerned crowd 12, was organized by the Neepawa and District Chamber of Commerce and was led by Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck. The changes take aim at three practices which the government says are being employed by wealthy Canadians to ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Tory trio slam proposed federal tax changes at Brandon gathering Brandon-Souris MP Larry Maguire and Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck were joined by deputy finance critic Phil McColeman of the Ontario riding of Brantford-Brant in speaking to the public at Brandon's Royal Canadian Legion branch.

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Bezan stays on as defence critic OTTAWA — The federal Tories have kept Selkirk-area MP James Bezan as defence critic, but dropped Dauphin-area MP Robert Sopuck from their shadow cabinet. Bezan will continue keeping an eye on Ottawa's military plans, a role he's held since the 2015 ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Alarm raised over proposed tax reforms that would affect private corporations, family farms “I think this'll be a disaster for small business,” Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck said, adding that for himself and his Conservative Party of Canada colleagues, this fight is “visceral.” The Liberal government's proposed tax changes are ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Madam Speaker, as the minister knows, I represent a constituency in western Canada where the shipment of grains and oilseeds is the lifeblood of our economy. ...

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