David James WALKER

WALKER, The Hon. David James, P.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.D.

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Rosedale (Ontario)
Birth Date
May 10, 1905
Deceased Date
September 22, 1995
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_James_Walker
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=2bc2f317-d0f5-4f2a-bf75-774028875d7e&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister, crown prosecutor

Parliamentary Career

June 10, 1957 - February 1, 1958
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General (August 19, 1957 - February 1, 1958)
March 31, 1958 - April 19, 1962
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
  • Minister responsible for National Capital Commission (August 20, 1959 - July 12, 1962)
  • Minister responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (August 20, 1959 - July 12, 1962)
  • Minister of Public Works (August 20, 1959 - July 12, 1962)
February 4, 1963 - April 19, 1962
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
  • Minister responsible for National Capital Commission (August 20, 1959 - July 12, 1962)
  • Minister responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (August 20, 1959 - July 12, 1962)
  • Minister of Public Works (August 20, 1959 - July 12, 1962)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 501 of 505)


June 3, 1958

Mr. Walker:

I want to join with them in objecting to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation not reaching those communities which they have described as being located in the hinterland and more particularly I direct my remarks to communities in those ridings from which most C.C.F. members come. As hon. members are aware, wherever Canadian Broadcasting Corporation television coverage reached the Canadian people, during the election campaign, where the voice of the Prime Minister (Mr. Diefenbaker) was heard and his personality exerted its influence, members of opposition parties were cleaned out.

Topic:   TELEVISION
Subtopic:   REQUESTS FOR EXTENDED COVERAGE
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June 3, 1958

Mr. Walker:

Had the voice of the Prime Minister been able to reach the people in the ridings from which hon. gentlemen in the C.C.F. come we would not have that group represented here this evening.

Topic:   TELEVISION
Subtopic:   REQUESTS FOR EXTENDED COVERAGE
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June 3, 1958

Mr. D. J. Walker (Rosedale):

Mr. Speaker, I want to join the C.C.F. group-

Topic:   TELEVISION
Subtopic:   REQUESTS FOR EXTENDED COVERAGE
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May 20, 1958

Mr. Walker:

Mr. Speaker, may I be allowed to ask the hon. member a question? Would you mind reading your speech more slowly, please?

Topic:   SPEECH FROM THE THRONE
Subtopic:   CONTINUATION OF DEBATE ON ADDRESS IN REPLY
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May 20, 1958

Mr. Walker:

Very kind of you.

Topic:   SPEECH FROM THE THRONE
Subtopic:   CONTINUATION OF DEBATE ON ADDRESS IN REPLY
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