Robert SIMPSON

SIMPSON, Robert

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Churchill (Manitoba)
Birth Date
August 18, 1910
Deceased Date
January 1, 1997
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Simpson_(Manitoba_politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=8008b1f1-3d67-41dd-88f0-abb93e3428ec&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
clerk, miner

Parliamentary Career

June 10, 1957 - February 1, 1958
PC
  Churchill (Manitoba)
March 31, 1958 - April 19, 1962
PC
  Churchill (Manitoba)
June 18, 1962 - February 6, 1963
PC
  Churchill (Manitoba)
April 8, 1963 - September 8, 1965
PC
  Churchill (Manitoba)
November 8, 1965 - April 23, 1968
PC
  Churchill (Manitoba)
June 25, 1968 - September 1, 1972
PC
  Churchill (Manitoba)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 4 of 166)


April 18, 1972

Mr. Robert Simpson (Churchill):

Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Minister of Transport. In reply to a question I directed to the minister several weeks ago, he indicated that he hoped to be announcing shortly the formation of a port authority at Churchill. Can the minister now say when he will be making this announcement?

Topic:   HARBOURS
Subtopic:   CHURCHILL-ESTABLISHMENT OF PORT AUTHORITY-PROVISION OF LOCAL REPRESENTATION
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April 18, 1972

Mr. Simpson:

Mr. Speaker, the minister announced that letters have gone out to the expected appointees. Can the minister again assure the House that local representation on this body has been considered?

Topic:   HARBOURS
Subtopic:   CHURCHILL-ESTABLISHMENT OF PORT AUTHORITY-PROVISION OF LOCAL REPRESENTATION
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April 17, 1972

Mr. Robert Simpson (Churchill):

Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Secretary of State in relation to the NABET strike which is still continuing. Can the Secretary of State say whether, during the negotiations, there has been any actual determination of the proportion of viewers in any

April 17, 1972

area of Canada who are being adversely affected by the strike, inasmuch as a small number of people in certain areas have only the one service compared with the large numbers of people in the cities who have access to many different services? Has this point been brought home to the NABET people?

[Trons lotion]

Topic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
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April 13, 1972

Mr. Simpson:

On a point of order, with due deference, Mr. Speaker, I wonder whether you got the implication of my question. I just asked the Prime Minister if he would consider this matter.

Topic:   HARBOURS
Subtopic:   SUGGESTED ADDITIONAL EXPENDITURE ON PORT OF CHURCHILL RATHER THAN DEVELOPMENT OF NEW NORTHERN PORT
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April 13, 1972

Mr. Robert Simpson (Churchill):

Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Prime Minister. With reference to a recent announcement by the Prime Minister concerning the development of a northern Canadian seaport and the suggestion that this could take place within the next decade, has the Prime Minister considered that by capital expenditures of a rather moderate nature at the port of Churchill this could be achieved within a year or two?

Topic:   HARBOURS
Subtopic:   SUGGESTED ADDITIONAL EXPENDITURE ON PORT OF CHURCHILL RATHER THAN DEVELOPMENT OF NEW NORTHERN PORT
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