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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.

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #994 on Bill C-91 Respecting Indigenous languages

Voted Yes on Vote #993 on Bill C-91 Respecting Indigenous languages

Voted No on Vote #992 Opposition Motion (Political interference allegations)

Voted No on Vote #991 Opposition Motion (Political interference allegations) (amendment)

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Thoughts and prayers are with my friend and seat mate @joycemurray with this terrible news .I know you will stay strong.

Two weeks ago

Voted No on Vote #990 Opposition Motion (Single tax return in Quebec)

Posted on Twitter @JohnnyMattie @BradCuzner53 @cmdmom7 Wayner would be in his glory. @BradCuzner53 and I will raise one for him at our next opportunity.

Posted on Twitter I’d like to welcome Parker Michael Kolanko as the newest @MapleLeafs fan ,Cape Breton chapter . All the best to Hem… https://t.co/IE6S8QKLXe

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, my colleague across the way made a comment about the sports tax credit, which had been referenced earlier. When there is a tax credit ...

Posted on Twitter ACADIA AXEMEN HOCKEY VS. ST.FX FULL TEAM BRAWL 02/02/2019 https://t.co/CGSDXQlpIV via @YouTube What I hear prompted… https://t.co/IA3A9JErFx

Posted on Twitter @Doreenique They look like twins.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, our government has helped create 800,000 jobs across the country, 190,000 jobs in Quebec alone. That has put pressure on the workforce in Quebec. ...

Posted on Twitter MPs want Paul Henderson in Hockey Hall of Fame | Power & Politics https://t.co/sEEgZK1147 via @YouTube

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Corporation Madam Speaker, the member for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke made a reference, early on in her comments, to collective bargaining. I know it is somewhat obscure for the member, ...

Spoke in the House on International Labour Conference Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), I have the honour to table, in both official languages, Canada's report with respect to international labour law and ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Corporation Mr. Speaker, Canada Post Corporation and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers had been negotiating collective agreements for unionized urban and rural workers, but they were ...

Spoke in the House on Christmas Mr. Speaker, 'Twas the week before Christmas and our last week in this place, So here's one final ditty, before they walk out the mace; Let ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, per the privacy notice statement contained in the Canada Summer Jobs 2018 Applicant Guide, applications deemed ineligible will not be disclosed.

Spoke in the House on Carnegie Hero Fund Commission Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the courageous and selfless actions of a constituent, Liam Bernard from Waycobah First Nation in Cape Breton. On September ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Federal jobs announced for New Waterford Eyking and Rodger Cuzner, raw MP for Cape Breton-Canso, were on hand for the official announcement in New Waterford this morning. The new employees were hired through an recruitment drive, managed in partnership with post-secondary institutions in ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Federal jobs announced for New Waterford Eyking and Rodger Cuzner, raw MP for Cape Breton-Canso, were on hand for the official announcement in New Waterford this morning. The new employees were hired through an recruitment drive, managed in partnership with post-secondary institutions in ...

Mentioned by Truro Daily News Cape Breton MP writes to RCMP on behalf of MacIntosh complainants SYDNEY, N.S. — Cape Breton-Canso Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner has written to Nova Scotia's RCMP commanding officer on behalf of complainants in the Fen MacIntosh case expressing concern that MacIntosh won't adhere to the requirement of ... Cuzner goes on ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Cuzner criticizes coal mine consultation PORT MORIEN — A federal MP says officials at Donkin mine need to up their communication skills. “Donkin mine hasn't done a good job at keeping the community informed,” said Rodger Cuzner, MP for Cape Breton-Canso. “Xstrata were probably better at it ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Food-related projects at Cape Breton University receiving research funding Cape Breton Canso MP Rodger Cuzner announced a non-repayable investment of $497,505 to fund the collaboration between the Verschuren Centre and Copol to develop the smart packaging. Copol is providing $75,000 and the Verschuren Centre is also ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Sophie Grégoire Trudeau's convention speech: “You can count on us, Justin and I” On Friday night, at the Liberal Party national convention in Halifax, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau addressed a crowd of party members, following an introduction by MP Rodger Cuzner. For half an hour, speaking at times directly to her family seated before ...

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 ...