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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.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Merci à tout le monde à @IBEW pour l’invitation à discuter d’#Équitédanslamaindoeuvre avec Craig Hall (… https://t.co/6VFEAdNOTS

Posted on Twitter Thanks to everyone at @IBEW for hosting a great panel with Craig Hall (@IndigenousWorks) and myself on… https://t.co/DLUCtvudHh

This week

Posted on Twitter Lace up your skates! A bigger, safer and more comfortable Bayplex in Glace Bay is on its way thanks to #GoC, @GovNS… https://t.co/9AoaNV5kF4

A week ago

Posted on Twitter There was a great turn out at the South Street Commons last evening for the opening of #BayDays and the ribbon cutt… https://t.co/NBpMYXn2ik

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Our government will continue to build on the #AtlanticGrowthStrategy by working together on ways to enhance the lab… https://t.co/wGfRGydJqT

Posted on Twitter Thank you Minister @SeamusORegan for speaking with the staff @VeteransENG_CA in Sydney to hear their feedback on ho… https://t.co/swqrC1iFgr

Two months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Madam Speaker, as usual, the minister provides great insight behind the rationale for the bill and the execution of the bill. I want to go back ...

Spoke in the House on Wrecked, Abandoned or Hazardous Vessels Act Mr. Speaker, I really appreciate the discussion. I know that both these members have done tremendous work on the issue of abandoned and derelict vessels. It ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Madam Speaker, it is my pleasure to speak to Bill C-68, especially after having come back from committee. I know that my colleagues on committee did ...

Spoke in the House on Bill Davis Mr. Speaker, after a bitter and protracted strike between the United Mine Workers of America and the British Empire Steel and Coal Company, harsh actions by ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for her new-found interest in jobs for young Canadians. She should maybe talk to her seatmate, because ...

Spoke in the House on Asbestos Mr. Speaker, in fact, the member would know that this government has deemed asbestos to be out of the realm of our trade. We are working ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Extension of Sitting Hours Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to join in this debate. As much as partisan posturing goes on, every now and then something is said in the ...

Spoke in the House on Public Service Congratulations Mr. Speaker, as parliamentarians, we are unanimous in recognizing and respecting the hard work of our committed staff members, regardless of party affiliation. Long hours, tough ...

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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 ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Politics Briefing: Humour in the House of Commons? Good morning,. Every once in a while a bout of good humour breaks out in the House of Commons, as it did yesterday right before Question Period. Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner of Nova Scotia traditionally recites a poem, riffing on A Visit From St. Nicholas, ...

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 Chilliwack Progress Chilliwack-Hope MP gives a pre-Christmas ribbing in rhyme in Parliament In what has become a tradition in the House of Commons in Ottawa before the Christmas break, Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner rose in the House this week to recite a poem poking fun at the other parties, mostly the Conservatives. But this year Chilliwack-Hope ...

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 ...