November 11, 1957 (23rd Parliament, 1st Session)


Alexander Barrett Macdonald

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

Mr. Macdonald (Vancouver-Kingsway):

we ask that the government proceed with this national development program as promised and I suggest it is one of the things that should be put upon the statute books and under way before this government thinks of holding an election.
There is another matter of importance to British Columbia under the heading of national development. North of the Peace river area lies the Rocky mountain trench. [Mr. Macdonald (Vancouver-Kingsway) .1

The people of Texas say that they carry out things in a big way; they do nothing on the scale on which it is done in British Columbia.

Topic:   II. 1957
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