July 16, 1942 (19th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Arthur Graeme Slaght

Liberal

Mr. SLAGHT:

I heard him, and I heard
the hon. member speak now. Are you prepared to stand up and condemn the people in your riding? Has anybody in your riding been prosecuted? Nobody in my district has been prosecuted. I am not prepared to argue the wisdom or the lack of wisdom in the method by which we raise our money on the basis that we must assume that a black market will prevail, that the people of Canada are crooks and will be ready to disobey the laws of Canada in war time.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS
Subtopic:   INCOME WAR TAX ACT
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