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  • His favourite word is jobs.

Liberal MP for Cape Breton—Canso (Nova Scotia)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Tucker the Hockey Player | Kids That Are Kind Of Amazing At Stuff with Gerry Dee - YouTube https://t.co/grH8n5tbxW Fabulous clip.

Posted on Twitter Merci aux commissaries à l'AE pour guider la conversation à propos des bons emplois dans la nouvelle économie https://t.co/ysxXjRSllN

Posted on Twitter Thanks EI Commissioners for bringing together employers and unions to talk about creating good jobs in a changing e… https://t.co/uXtMUngx0p

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Allan J. MacEachen Mr. Speaker, it is my profound honour today to rise and pay tribute to a true giant in Canadian politics. The hon. Allan J. MacEachen dedicated ...

Posted on Twitter With enormous pride and a heavy heart I paid tribute today to revered CB politician and friend Allan J. Macheachen https://t.co/nkTnwBdrS1

Mentioned by The Guardian WAYNE EASTER: Consulting Canadians House Finance Committee chairman Wayne Easter, MP for Malpeque, right, pictured with Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner, of Cape Breton, wants his committee to narrow down the focus on pre-budget consultations in 2017 and 'not try to be all things to all people.'.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter He shaped public policy at the Cabinet Table but his view of Canada was shaped back home at the kitchen table #RIPAllanJ

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter @Chris_Bittle @CanadianLabour You're somethin else.

Three months ago

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post EDITORIAL – Cape Breton Post Rants & Raves (July 5) Now Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner is singing the same tune. After a tow line snapped in rough waters, the MV Miner drifted until landing on a provincial coast. Problem solved for the feds. It's now a provincial responsibility, they say, and Nova Scotians ...

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

Voted Yes 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 No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Chief of Protocol Mr. Speaker, later this summer, the parliamentary community will bid farewell to one of its own, Elizabeth Rody, chief of protocol for the Parliament of Canada. ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, there are three types of loan forgiveness provided through the Canada student loans program, the CSLP. They are the severe permanent disability benefit, Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, I know my NDP colleague is very committed to this issue. She asked, back on March 8, when the government intended to pass a ...

Spoke in the House on Labour Relations Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Vaughan—Woodbridge for his work on behalf of Canadian unions. This week was a great week for ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2017-18 Madam Speaker, I rise on a point of order. I know my friend and colleague across the way is an honourable member and I know that ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, Canadians elected this government to grow the economy and create good, solid, middle-class jobs. In the last six months, over a quarter of a ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, on a point of order or a point of clarification, in discussions with some of the senior members of the chamber, we were looking ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal MP Easter says Grits should switch approach on House rule changes to get legislative agenda moving Liberal MP Wayne Easter, right, pictured with Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner. Mr. Easter told The Hill Times that there's not enough getting done in the House of Commons. 'I've been a long-term MP and I strongly believe that you have to have at least ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island highlight success of training investments Rodger Cuzner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, and Member of Parliament for Cape Breton–Canso (Nova Scotia), on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Employment Insurance system 'frustrating,' says Cape Breton MP A Cape Breton MP who co-authored a new report on Canada's employment insurance system said hiring, training and technology upgrades are needed. Rodger Cuzner, the member for Cape Breton-Canso, was one of three Liberal MPs involved in a ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Canada Electoral Reform: Liberal MPs React To Trudeau Abandoning Promise “It's a bold move, and it's a brave move on the prime minister's part,” longtime Nova Scotia MP Rodger Cuzner said shortly after Democratic Institutions Minister Karina Gould announced that the Liberal government is going back on its promise to make ...

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 ...