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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter Our goal is to make Canada the most innovative country in the world, and we’re doing it by investing in our number… https://t.co/gfA2rvYYRm

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @rasselin66 John Manley is a Pats fan?

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @kentmacdonald That is as funny as hell. They are as tight as paint. The same kids from different towns.

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter On behalf of ACOA and Minister Navdeep Bains I was pleased to announce a total of $545,000 in non-repayable contrib… https://t.co/geUwM2rSmg

Posted on Twitter @Caper31Bruce @ParksCanada Almost identical partner. You can see Fess treading water just off to the right.

Posted on Twitter Just another beach day in Cape Breton - Canso! https://t.co/cQp7obf7y2

A month ago

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Christmas Mr. Speaker, 'Twas the week before Christmas and not much was new; But I'll just take a moment to offer my view. The new Tory leader ...

Mentioned by CTV News MPs swap partisan barbs in holiday poems OTTAWA – Members of Parliament swapped partisan barbs in an exchange of spirited holiday poems in the House of Commons just before question period Wednesday. Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner delivered his annual Canadian politics rendition of "Twas the Night ...

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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Mentioned by CTV News MPs swap partisan barbs in Commons holiday poems OTTAWA – Members of Parliament swapped partisan barbs in an exchange of spirited holiday poems in the House of Commons just before question period Wednesday. Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner delivered his annual Canadian politics rendition of "Twas the Night ...

Voted Yes on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Voted No on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Ben Sylliboy Mr. Speaker, flags have flown at half-mast this week in Mi'kmaq communities across Atlantic Canada, with the passing of Grand Chief Ben Sylliboy. The Grand Chief ...

Voted Yes on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Voted Yes on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

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 ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Guglielmo Marconi honoured with plaque On Saturday in front of a full house at the Glace Bay Heritage Museum, Rodger Cuzner, MP for Cape-Breton–Canso and Nicole Neatby, the Nova Scotian representative of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada unveiled a plaque honouring Marconi ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I present a petition on behalf of a number of residents from Sydney, Sydney River, Howie Centre, Main-à-Dieu, East Bay, and Big Pond. The ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, in the member's last response, he talked about services to Canadians. Canadians have benefited from the Canada child benefit, seniors from the guaranteed income ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, I have the utmost respect for my friend and colleague across the way, but I must have run in a different election in 2015, ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Etobicoke—Lakeshore for his strong advocacy on this particular issue. He deserves a round of applause. As ...

More than three months ago

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 in the House on Canada Labour Code Mr. Speaker, I am thankful for the opportunity to speak to the opposition bill, Bill C-345. I am pleased the bill was put forward by my ...

Spoke in the House on Post-Secondary Education Mr. Speaker, I think most Canadians, and certainly Canadian students, know the actions undertaken by this government to help them get that very necessary education they ...

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 ...