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Liberal MP for Cape Breton—Canso (Nova Scotia)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Tugs finally free tanker stranded off Cape Breton - Local Xpress https://t.co/GNtX33jVjr Congrats to the entire team on today's success.

Posted on Twitter @AMacInnis2 @CBWestIslanders All the best guys, empty the tank.

This week

Posted on Twitter Our museums and cultural agencies need diverse and talented leaders on their boards. Apply NOW:… https://t.co/aMFjNqiDIr

Posted on Twitter @scottfeschuk It's all billable time right.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @StFXFootball Makin his old man proud. Best of luck Christian.

Posted on Twitter @AlertOntario @DFO_MAR @CCG_GCC @Min_LeBlanc @NS_TIR Thanks for the tip.

A month ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) For the Record: Rodger Cuzner's Christmas poem It's become a December tradition: Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner's annual Christmas poem. This year's version, delivered in a member's statement in the Commons today, took shots at NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair and the Conservative leadership candidates:.

Spoke in the House on Leadership Races Manage your expectations, Mr. Speaker. 'Twas the week before Christmas and one thing's for certain; Both Opposition Parties were definitely hurtin'. In their letter to Santa, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) For the Record: Rodger Cuzner's Christmas poem It's become a December tradition: Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner's annual Christmas poem. This year's version, delivered in a member's statement in the Commons today, took shots at NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair and the Conservative leadership candidates:.

Mentioned by CBC.ca Rodger Cuzner pokes fun at opposition leadership races in annual Christmas rhyme Cape Breton–Canso MP Rodger Cuzner set his sights on the NDP and Conservative leadership races in his annual Christmas rhyme in the House of Commons. Here is the full text as supplied by Cuzner's office: 'Twas the week before Christmas and one ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Rodger Cuzner's 2016 Christmas Poem Takes Swipes At Leitch, O'Leary Rodger Cuzner brings the funny before question period on Dec. 14. (Photo: Screengrab). This year's version was something of a response to a Conservative MP who, days earlier, delivered his own poem poking fun at the Liberal government. But Cuzner is ...

Voted No on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Voted Yes on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Voted No on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Voted No on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Voted Yes on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Government of Canada supports Aboriginal tourism Rodger Cuzner, MP for Cape Breton-Canso, announced Friday, December 9, that the Waycobah First Nation will receive a $186,269 non-repayable investment through ACOA's Innovative Communities Fund. It will develop a tourism information kiosk, artisan ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, I have been in this House for 16 years, and I can say with great confidence that there has never been a greater champion ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very happy to present a petition on behalf of a number of residents, the good people of Arichat, Louisdale, Petit-de-Grat, D'Escousse, and ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, the benefit of being in the House for 16 years, and the anniversary is next week, is that we have seen a number of ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, as I said to my hon. colleague, we have been making investments. In talking about growing the economy, I spoke with a number of ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, obviously the job survey that came out today is a snapshot of time. On the numbers for October, there were some positive aspects in ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Post-Secondary Education Mr. Speaker, certainly we are committed to the students, not just in Quebec but right across Canada. In the member's own province he would know of ...

Spoke in the House on Post-Secondary Education Mr. Speaker, we understand fully that it is important to offer young Canadians that opportunity for a first job. We have doubled the amount of money ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post CBU students told Canada Student Loans program ups grant money Cape Breton-Canso MP Rodger Cuzner discusses post-secondary tuition with Roy Karam, president of the Cape Breton University students union. Cuzner, who is the parliamentary secretary to Employment, Workforce Development and Labour Minister ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-625, An Act to amend the Statistics Act (removal of imprisonment) Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It's great to be here with the industry committee today. It's great to have my friend, the honourable member, here ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Exploring the Potential of Social Finance in Canada Thank you, Chair, and I thank the two witnesses. The witnesses that have been before the committee that have raised either flags or at least cautionary ...