February 17, 1937 (18th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

John Gordon Ross

Liberal

Mr. ROSS (Moose Jaw):

This area has been developed because of a protective tariff. The hon. gentleman knows as well as I do that in the past several years, since this policy of protection has been in effect, many industries which used to be located in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick have moved into the central area of Canada.

Topic:   PROBLEMS OF WESTERN CANADA
Subtopic:   PROPOSED APPOINTMENT OF ROYAL COMMISSION TO STUDY AND REPORT ON ECONOMIC AND PSYCHOLOGICAL CONDITIONS
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