December 19, 1947 (20th Parliament, 4th Session)

PC

George Randolph Pearkes

Progressive Conservative

Mr. PEARKES:

As far as the veterans are concerned the Prime Minister's statement is a tragic and terrible let-down. The pension increases are totally inadequate; and the increase in allowances is an extension of the means test.
Some hon. MEMiBERS: Order.

Topic:   CIVIL SERVICE
Subtopic:   SALARY INCREASES-PAY AND ALLOWANCES FOR ARMED FORCES-VETERANS PENSIONS AND WAR VETERANS ALLOWANCES
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