Robert James WOOD

WOOD, Robert James

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Selkirk (Manitoba)
Birth Date
March 27, 1886
Deceased Date
August 8, 1954
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_James_Wood
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=5a3a6c57-7d47-42b8-b583-95d340d3fc66&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
merchant

Parliamentary Career

June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
LIB
  Norquay (Manitoba)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
LIB
  Selkirk (Manitoba)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 4 of 11)


March 9, 1953

Mr. Wood:

If I am permitted to place it in Hansard you will see what it contains. It contains the rate structure on farm implements. I will give you a list of them. They are: plows and complete parts; seed drills and complete parts; horse rakes and complete parts; harvesters, self-binding or not, and complete parts; reapers and complete parts. I can give you the list of farm implements. It shows the tariff rates since 1921.

Topic:   THE BUDGET
Subtopic:   ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE
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March 9, 1953

Mr. Wood:

The table follows:

Topic:   THE BUDGET
Subtopic:   ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE
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March 6, 1953

Mr. Wood:

If any of them wish to ask questions, they are doing so with a sinister motive.

Topic:   B, 1953
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March 6, 1953

Mr. Wood:

You could have gotten them in the United States in 1934; that is what I am pointing out.

Topic:   B, 1953
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March 6, 1953

Mr. Wood:

I must say that it is gratifying to notice that some of these members of the opposition on my left are squirming when I point out the shortcomings of their predecessors. I like to see them squirm. It was not until three weeks after the election of 1935 that the late Right Hon. William Lyon Mackenzie King made a deal-

Topic:   B, 1953
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