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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Today, I will be joining the Canada C3 expedition for Leg 6 of their epic 150-day sailing journey from Toronto to... https://t.co/EL8HPai0jq

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations once again to Spruce Products Limited on 75 years in business! This company has continued to... https://t.co/aOdCZkvSY1

Posted on Twitter This government is forcing credit unions to stop using the terms “bank” and “banking”, which makes no sense.... https://t.co/lgGVOI4sHQ

This week

Posted on Twitter Busy week with a parade everyday in our constituency. 🇨🇦 Come see us in Shoal Lake, Hamiota and… https://t.co/rcsGGXKIyp

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Beautiful night for a cruise on the Martese theclearlakemarina. 🛥🌊 Happy to represent this… https://t.co/Ty7GHKLlsD

Posted on Twitter What is he thinking..? The PM wants to be the one deciding who investigates him next. Sounds like a wee bit of a... https://t.co/Ur3IWEFehs

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas and Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates ... Thank you. Given your move to rewrite the Fisheries Act, I would like to provide just a bit of background into one of the reasons that ...

Mentioned by myWestman.ca Canada's 1st North American Lumber started in Rivers Chamber president Dave Falkevitch made the presentation at a luncheon that day and all were surprised when MP Robert Sopuck presented the company a certificate of congratulations. Sopuck told the 65 guests at the invitation-only lunch it was, “an ...

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. ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you. We had testimony a few weeks ago, Dr. Carr, from the director of the Canadian Sportfishing Industry Association, who comes from the United States ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, the Atlantic Salmon Federation has recently urged the Liberal government to take an aggressive approach to dealing with the egregious overfishing by Greenland of ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas and Meeting Requested by Four Members ... Thank you very much. In the interim, I did do the math on the environmental performance of oil and gas installations. This is from the Canada-Nova ...

Spoke in the House on Excise Tax Act Mr. Speaker, on a point of order, the member should be addressing his comments to the Chair.

Spoke in the House on Day at the Range Mr. Speaker, this morning, many MPs and staff took part in the sixth annual Parliamentary outdoor caucus day at the range. This all-party event allows people ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to correct the record on some of the statements that some of the previous speakers have made. Under our watch as ...

Spoke in the House on Contribution of Ranchers and Farmers Mr. Speaker, I am very proud to support Motion No. 108. I am also very proud to represent the constituency of Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa, a major farming ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Naturally, we will agree to strongly disagree on that point. I would like to talk about the California experience with MPAs. Witness Phil Morlock from the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas I have a comment on what Mr. Kristianson just said. Just because an area has abundance, it doesn't mean aboriginal take is allowed. In most national ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Canada now has an official day to celebrate the seal: May 20 “Unfortunately Canada's seal hunt has been the target of very unfair and fraudulent campaigns by the animal rights movement,” said Tory MP Robert Sopuck, a rural Manitoban who made one of several impassioned speeches before the House voted ...

Spoke in the House on Food and Drugs Act Madam Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to speak in the House this evening. I stand in opposition to Bill C-291 on the following grounds: it is ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you. I have a comment first. I represent a riding in west central Manitoba, Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa. It's the largest canola-producing constituency in the entire country. ...

Spoke in the House on National Seal Products Day Act Madam Speaker, it is an honour for me to follow my colleague from British Columbia in support of Bill S-208, put forward by the member for ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing by the Department of Fisheries and Ocean's in order to provide ... Thank you. I did a quick look here. There's a report by the fisheries committee from 2004 that looked at the sockeye salmon run. To help ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun US softwood move sparks concerns from Sopuck, head of Swan River firm Westman will not come out of it unfazed, Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck said on Wednesday, noting that Swan River's Spruce Products Ltd. deals in the affected sector through its sawmill, wood chip and wood pellet ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun US softwood move sparks concerns from Sopuck, head of Swan River firm Westman will not come out of it unfazed, Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative MP Robert Sopuck said on Wednesday, noting that Swan River's Spruce Products Ltd. deals in the affected sector through its sawmill, wood chip and wood pellet ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca 'We knew this was coming': Manitoba lumber company prepared for Canada-US trade spat months ago But Manitoba Conservative MP Robert Sopuck, who represents the Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa riding, said the argument that Canadian softwood lumber is subsidized and therefore cheaper than U.S. lumber is "nonsense." "I used to work for the Pine Falls ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Excellent. Great. Thanks. Another issue coming from Manitoba, the issue of jurisdiction, is extremely important. I was quite shocked to see in the recent federal budget ...

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 ...

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