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  • His favourite word is workers.

Liberal MP for Cape Breton—Canso (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 74% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, again, one of the benefits of having been in this House for over 17 years is that I have seen a lot of things ...

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

This week

Spoke in the House on Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner's Report Mr. Speaker, I have to disagree a little with my colleague on his comments about what people at the door in Toronto are talking about today. ...

Spoke in the House on Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash Mr. Speaker, as a former Junior A hockey coach and the father of a Quebec Major Junior Hockey League graduate, I can speak first-hand to the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Posted on Twitter @Caper31Bruce Thanks partner. What a nightmare.

Posted on Twitter My Statement in the House of Commons today on the tragic bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos. Canada grieves w… https://t.co/IrhMnY4Eie

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @stumac10 @CBSEHockey Congrats partner, a real wise choice for the Eagles. @auntnet always had a great hockey mind. All the best.

Posted on Twitter Twitter https://t.co/8LeA8C9ihX

Posted on Twitter Wearing my son Brad`s Notre Dame Hounds jersey today. Brad played major midget in Saskatchewan and would have trav… https://t.co/1TX0KwLBIJ

Posted on Twitter @nspc @rbatherson A truly fine gentleman who served the province with distinction.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, the member well knows that all members in the House believe that harassment of any type is unacceptable in the workplace or anywhere. We ...

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, one of the benefits of being in this House for 18 years is that one can remember back to when the Conservatives wanted to ...

Spoke in the House on Social Development Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from Saint-Laurent for hosting the important G7 ministerial meetings in Montreal. Globally, we have entered an innovation ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Pay Equity Mr. Speaker, I am proud to stand in the House today and speak about a simple but powerful idea, that providing Canadians with the opportunity to ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Temporary Foreign Workers Mr. Speaker, I agree with my colleague that the one-size-fits-all model does not work as it was imposed under the past Conservative government. We believe that ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) The Government of Canada Invests Close to $2 Million in Glace Bay's Savoy Theatre This project will help modernize the historic Savoy Theatre in Cape Breton. GLACE BAY, NS, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Rodger Cuzner, Parliamentary Secretary for Employment, Workforce Development and Labour and Member of Parliament (Cape Breton–Canso), today ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Strahl and Cuzner's Christmas Poems BC Conservative MP Mark Strahl and Nova Scotia Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner read Christmas poems during members statements 4:10. CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices · Report Typo or Error|Send Feedback. Popular Now. 1. Canada sending home families ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Video: Cuzner brings his Christmas poem back for 2017 SYDNEY, N.S. — Cape Breton-Canso MP Rodger Cuzner continued a Christmas tradition in the House of Commons on Wednesday. Cozener's poems now known as 'Twas the Week Before Christmas' is a tradition he began several years ago to poke some fun at the ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Video: Cuzner brings his Christmas poem back for 2017 SYDNEY, N.S. — Cape Breton-Canso MP Rodger Cuzner continued a Christmas tradition in the House of Commons on Wednesday. Cozener's poems now known as 'Twas the Week Before Christmas' is a tradition he began several years ago to poke some fun at the ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Rodger Cuzner reads annual holiday poem in House of Commons Rodger Cuzner reads annual holiday poem in House of Commons. Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner read out his annual holiday poem in the House of Commons Wednesday, taking jabs at the Conservatives and NDP as well as at his own party. more. <iframe src="https ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Rodger Cuzner's 2017 Christmas Poem Pokes Fun At Andrew Scheer, Jagmeet Singh Rodger Cuzner gestures in the House of Commons while making fun of Tory Leader Andrew Scheer's dimples on Dec. 13, 2017. Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner delivered a holiday ribbing Wednesday to his boss' two chief rivals: Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer and ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth On this same point of order, I think it might be worthwhile if the clerk.... Obviously, as a government, we also are committed to not wasting ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Briefing on Report 5 - Temporary Foreign Worker Program - Employment and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank Mr. Ferguson for the presentation and the report. I agree with MP Wong that it's an ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives I don't know if I'll be able to do it in 30 seconds. It's about St. Anns Bank. The concern there is that there's going to ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Committee Business I'd like some clarification. Apparently the wording of the request was that all three ministers would appear. They made it a priority, booked it out, and ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Vote 1 under CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION, Vote ... Beyond that, the stress level in these kitchens, the stress level with these Canadians now, when they phone the call centre.... Before your government cut 600 ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Exploring the Potential of Social Finance in Canada What has evolved from the study so far? I guess I'll come back to Mr. Mulvale's comment about the cream skimming or the risk that we ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Exploring the Potential of Social Finance in Canada What we've heard from a great number of witnesses is the concern around measurement and trying to get a handle on success, or the lack thereof, ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Exploring the Potential of Social Finance in Canada Thanks very much, and thanks to the witnesses. I'll start with Mr. McFee. You were going pretty fast with the numbers. I heard somewhere in the ...