May 30, 1956 (22nd Parliament, 3rd Session)

PC

George Alexander Drew (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Drew:

-the earlier suggestion that he was in fact making any proposal that had behind it any earnest desire to have a discussion of this measure. In effect what he says is this: "Look at this nice sharp axe. I shall withhold that axe if you submit to the terms I place before you". The velvet which he places over the edge of the axe renders the edge no less sharp. I would hope that there is no hon. member on this side of the house who would be prepared to follow the course of action suggested,-

Topic:   NORTHERN ONTARIO PIPE LINE CORPORATION
Subtopic:   CONSTITUTION OF CROWN COMPANY TO CONSTRUCT PIPE LINE, MAKE SHORT-TERM LOANS, ETC.
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