John MORRISON

MORRISON, John

Parliamentary Career

December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
PRO
  Weyburn (Saskatchewan)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 33)


June 24, 1925

Mr. MORRISON:

Was it mainly at the

request of western people that the government of the day started this project, or did not eastern representations have equal, if not more, weight with the administration? The minister says the contract was stopped when the war came on. That happened with the Hudson Bay route, too.

Topic:   RAILWAYS AND CANALS
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June 24, 1925

Mr. MORRISON:

The government saw

their way clear to resume work on the Welland canal, but they forgot all about the Hudson Bay railway. I think they should treat both projects alike.

Topic:   RAILWAYS AND CANALS
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June 17, 1925

Mr. MORRISON:

So that they would be able to get higher rates. Everybody knows that.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RAILWAY FREIGHT RATES
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June 17, 1925

Mr. MORRISON:

How is it that the railways are so anxious to get this Crowsnest pass agreement abolished?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RAILWAY FREIGHT RATES
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June 17, 1925

Mr. MORRISON:

And what else does the Crowsnest agreement do?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RAILWAY FREIGHT RATES
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