March 15, 1962 (24th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

John Whitney Pickersgill

Liberal

Mr. Pickersgill:

That is a most ridiculous answer. What we were told by the Minister of Finance today was that people were not going to be paid if these estimates were not passed immediately. We want to know who is not going to be paid if this particular estimate does not pass. We do not really have much confidence in these broad statements of the Minister of Finance, and with very good reason. Ever since that affair last summer we know what value is to be placed on statements made by the Minister of Finance-

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