April 1, 1941 (19th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

George Alexander Cruickshank

Liberal

Mr. G. A. CRUICKSHANK (Fraser Valley):

I wish to ask a question of the
Minister of Labour (Mr. McLarty). Would the government agree to make the tax on sugar retroactive as was done in regard to butter, in order to get the parasites of Montreal, the wholesalers? Will he also agree to peg the price of coffee exactly as was done in the case of the farmer's butter?

Topic:   SUGAR AND COFFEE
Subtopic:   QUESTION OF RETROACTIVE APPLICATION OF TAXES AND PEGGING OF PRICE
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