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

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

This week

Mentioned by Brandon Sun MP Sopuck on holiday in Hawaii during missile-alert mistake He didn't want to believe it could be a real threat, but the more Robert Sopuck thought about it the more he believed that the missile alert he was under in Hawaii might just be the real deal. The Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Tory MP was vacationing at ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Vacationing MP took Hawaii missile alert seriously BRANDON — Robert Sopuck says he didn't want to believe it could be real, but in the moment, the more he thought about the missile alert that gripped Hawaii, the more he believed. The Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Tory MP was vacationing on the Hawaiian ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter For our second constituency community feature is Dauphin! Dauphin is the largest community in our riding with... https://t.co/XDGMD2p343

Posted on Twitter Some of my constituents making the best of the unpredictable Manitoba winter! https://t.co/kEcocnn2LL

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Sopuck takes heat over video touting beef production By stating, “If you care about the environment, eat Canadian beef,” Robert Sopuck has evoked the wrath of animal rights activists. The Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP posted a Facebook video highlighting this key message on Monday, and by ...

Posted on Twitter @BruceHolmquist Thanks, Bruce!

Posted on Twitter Eating Canadian beef is good for the environment. 'Like' and 'share' if you love Canadian beef! https://t.co/zIvqDExHau

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter For 2018, I will be starting to feature communities in the Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa constituency every Sunday.... https://t.co/9ypp7fFDhx

Posted on Twitter "A prime minister with functioning political antennae would have been alert to the dangers of associating with... https://t.co/O4IwX0SoVK

A month ago

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Westman MPs reflect on 2017 accomplishments The Brandon Sun caught up with both Brandon-Souris MP Larry Maguire and Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Robert Sopuck on Wednesday to help cap off their 2017 political adventures and ring in the new year with a rundown of their priorities. Unavailable by ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Health of pickerel stock part of wider debate Dauphin Tory MP Robert Sopuck has raised the issue in Parliament, saying allowing fishers to go after large pickerel, which are needed to sustain the species, was "tantamount to raping that population." Sopuck, a former fisheries biologist, fears large ...

Voted No on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 and Briefing on the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and ... Mr. Parry, I really appreciate the point you made about the multiple benefits of ecological infrastructure. For example, if we make a building more energy efficient, ...

Voted No on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Voted Yes on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Two months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 I strongly oppose this motion. I'm kind of old-fashioned. I believe in the concept of ministerial responsibility. Ministers have to have the discretion, no matter who's ...

Voted No on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 I recall that when I was part of Premier Gary Filmon's sustainable development effort, that effort was located in the premier's office and it ensured an ...

Voted No on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 Excuse me. Yes, most people don't have the luxury of being employed in the public sector like some of us. I'll give some statistics from eastern ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Tories call for more funds to fight algae Dauphin MP Robert Sopuck was one of the Conservatives who created the recreational fisheries conservation partnerships program in 2013. The five-year project was designed to fund as much as half of the cost of upgrades to recreational fisheries.

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to boil water advisories on First Nations reserve land: (a) how many boil water advisories were in place as of September 27, 2017; and ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the decision to split Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada into two separate departments: (a) what is the itemized cost breakdown of all costs ...

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: ...

Three months 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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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