October 12, 1945 (20th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Humphrey Mitchell (Minister of Labour)

Liberal

Mr. MITCHELL:

I will say this to my hon. friend, that this action was taken under the War Measures Act, in the national interest. You cannot afford to fiddle while Rome is about to bum; that is the sensible way of looking at it.

Topic:   LABOUR CONDITIONS
Subtopic:   TAKING OVER OF BURNS PACKING PLANTS AND APPOINTMENT OF CONTROLLER
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