When I first came into this house the condition I found was that the people of the east were not entirely familiar with the situation which existed in British Columbia. I found that Conservative members as well as Liberal members for British Columbia had been endeavouring to impress upon the house the seriousness of the situation which then existed. I think the minister will agree that it was necessary for British Columbia members to do a considerable amount of missionary work and they did that
to the best of their ability. When I first came into this house at the time of the Union government, some other questions of importance were taking up the attention of the government.
Subtopic: THE BUDGET
Sub-subtopic: DEBATE ON ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF MINISTER OF FINANCE