Member Statements

MP Sopuck Speech in the House of Commons on Bill C-246 (Full Text)

May 9, 2016

Speech on Bill C-246 Second Reading Robert Sopuck, MP Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa May 9th, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I rise in this House today to speak against Bill C-246, the so called Modernizing Animal Protections Act. I am very proud to represent the vast rural constituency of Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa in west central Manitoba. My riding is primarily ...


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Sopuck Disappointed in Earls Restaurant Rejection of Canadian Beef

May 3, 2016

Ottawa, ON – Today, Robert Sopuck, Member of Parliament for Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa, voiced his disappointment with Earls restaurant chain for implementing a policy that prevents Canadian beef from being served in their restaurants. “I represent hundreds of beef producers in my riding of Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa,” said Sopuck. “All Canadian beef is produced in a humane ...


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Member’s Statement on Red McConnell from Hamiota, Manitoba

February 6, 2016

“Mr. Speaker, on Monday of this week, we buried Elgin “Red” McConnell of Hamiota, Manitoba. Father, grandfather, and beloved husband to Ruth, Red McConnell was a farmer and in many ways epitomized great Canadians. He recognized and lived by the mantra that life is not measured by words or things, but rather by actions and ...


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