Candice Bergen

Deputy Leader of the Official Opposition

Manitoba MP led fight to end the long-gun registry

Candice Bergen first won the riding of Portage-Lisgar in 2008, and was re-elected in 2011, 2015 and 2019. In the 41st Parliament, she served as Minister of State (Social Development). Known as a strong advocate for rural issues, Bergen led the fight to repeal the long-gun registry in 2009 through…

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