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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

Voted Yes on Vote #977 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Voted Yes on Vote #976 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

This week

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.

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to Liam Bernard from Potlotek First Nation as he is being recognized this week by the Carnegie Hero… https://t.co/0sv6MBIBrN

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Voted Yes on Vote #973 18th Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

A week ago

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 ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter @SeanCaseyLPC He had some game last night. Caught it on eastlink. You can see the @NotreDameHounds in him.Way to go

Spoke in the House on An Act to Provide for the Resumption and Continuation of Postal Services Mr. Speaker, some people have started their speeches by saying they are pleased to join in the debate. Make no mistake that it is difficult. The ...

Spoke in the House on Postal Services Resumption and Continuation Act Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Mirabel. Obviously strikes and lockouts are always a last resort for both workers and ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Corporation Mr. Speaker, obviously with the work action, when we talk about what is going on with Canada Post today, this is something we do not take ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Mr. Speaker, it gives me an opportunity to contrast the way the Conservatives took this approach and the approach we have taken. We have been engaged ...

Posted on Twitter Congrats to @hal_higgins on a great career.Always fair and balanced and a community first kind of guy.

Spoke in the House on Postal Services Resumption and Continuation Act Mr. Speaker, it is a difficult decision for the minister to put this forward, but I know full well the effort, time and energy she and ...

Posted on Twitter @IvisonJ You’re a man of negotiable virtue?

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour authorized the use of the attestation for Canada summer jobs for 2018 ...

Posted on Twitter It was an honour to address the Havre Boucher Veteran’s Association as we mark 100 years since the Armistice on Nov… https://t.co/HRORMggaSI

Posted on Twitter It was an honour to be guest speaker at the Port Hawkesbury Volunteer Fire Department’s 75th anniversary celebratio… https://t.co/8MIFqa1qcr

Two 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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...