April 19, 1910 (11th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER.

My hon. friend (Mr. Doherty) remembers the line of Tennyson as applied to the British constitution about broadening * slowly down from precedent to precedent.' We have several precedents in dealing with this business, and I feel that we cannot do better than adopt the language used by parliament when it last dealt with this question.

Topic:   M. J. A. CURRIE.
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