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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 It was great to meet up with my Manitoba MP colleagues at the Provincial Exhibition of the annual Royal Manitoba... https://t.co/KJhaE8gYZv

Posted on Twitter What reason could there possibly be for withholding this information from the Emerson Reeve? https://t.co/Ln8oQ2fnhI

Posted on Twitter Move along, nothing to see here.. https://t.co/lmfkYQ3G0y

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Spring has sprung here in Manitoba finally! I got the chance to stop in for a little visit with Marion Koltusky... https://t.co/8zsOKDE6yU

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @880cklqnews on celebrating its 40th birthday!!! #localradio

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter A scathing, and in my view, accurate assessment of this Liberal government. https://t.co/Ea9zw7ivGW

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted Yes on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 5c under Fisheries and Oceans ... Thank you. Regarding the Fisheries Act review that we did, I would like to make a couple of comments. Manitoba Hydro was one of our witnesses. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present a petition signed by over 60 of my constituents, which emphasizes the importance of regional, local, and community broadcast ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-208 Thank you. It's a great honour for me to be part of this process. I strongly support this bill. As my Liberal colleagues on the witness ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, it is an honour to follow my colleague from Calgary Nose Hill. As someone who has had a career in environmental policy and environmental ...

Spoke in the House on Charlotte Oleson Mr. Speaker, I rise to pay tribute to the life of Charlotte Oleson, of Glenboro, Manitoba, who, sadly, passed away on February 19. Her first elected ...

Mentioned by Portage Daily Graphic MP Sopuck Honoured by Safari Club On February 3rd, Robert Sopuck, Member of Parliament for Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa, was named the International Legislator of the Year by Safari Club International (SCI), at their Annual Hunters Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. SCI is an ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Northern Cod Stock and Briefing on Reports of the Commissioner of the ... Thank you. Just for the record, in terms of funding, our government instituted a new program in the department called the recreational fisheries conservation partnerships program ...

Spoke in the House on Statistics Act Mr. Speaker, before the House rose in December, the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development introduced Bill C-36, an act to amend the Statistics Act. ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to contracts under $10 000 granted by the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency since January 1, 2016: what are the (i) vendors' names, (ii) contracts' ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Westman MPs react to cabinet shuffle Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck said that he liked Mihychuk and is disappointed to see her go — a sentiment Brandon-Souris MP Larry Maguire supports. "This will result in Manitoba having a lesser voice on powerful cabinet committees ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Westman MPs react to cabinet shuffle Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck said that he liked Mihychuk and is disappointed to see her go — a sentiment Brandon-Souris MP Larry Maguire supports. "This will result in Manitoba having a lesser voice on powerful cabinet committees ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, we will give the Minister of Public Services another chance. Yesterday we discovered that over 1,600 students working at Parks Canada were the most ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Firearms Reference Table (FRT): (a) what information is contained in the FRT; (b) how many entries are there in the FRT; (c) ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I actually have the honour of representing the most beautiful riding in Canada. I appreciated my colleague's comments on the effect of this budget ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Review of Changes to the Fisheries Act I had the opportunity to do work in the oil sands a number of years ago, where I observed the ridiculous situation of a project proponent ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Review of Changes to the Fisheries Act Dr. Miller-Saunders, I would beg to differ with you: I think you do have an agenda, and it's an anti-industrial one. I'm quite concerned by civil ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Trudeau's Castro tribute sparks heated local reaction The record shows that Castro was a murderous dictator … his crimes were truly horrific," said Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck. "For Justin Trudeau to fawn all over Fidel Castro is particularly disgraceful." <t-3>In the ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Trudeau's Castro tribute sparks heated local reaction The record shows that Castro was a murderous dictator … his crimes were truly horrific," said Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck. "For Justin Trudeau to fawn all over Fidel Castro is particularly disgraceful." <t-3>In the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Review of Changes to the Fisheries Act Thank you. I want to again correct the record. There are significant habitat protections in the new Fisheries Act, as follows. “Serious harm to fish” is ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Review of Changes to the Fisheries Act, Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon ... I understand that, but as somebody who, as you know, is a fisheries biologist and represents a large rural area, I think, with all due respect, ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Review of Changes to the Fisheries Act Thank you. I was very interested in what our colleague, Mr. Donnelly, said when he described the destruction of habitat over some 25 years in the ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Sopuck, Maguire, Helwer show support for pipelines While Tuesday's effort centred on the Dakota Access pipeline in specific, their message of concern about general pipeline safety is one that Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck believes to be misplaced. Prior to entering the ...

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