Douglas Gooderham ROSS

ROSS, Douglas Gooderham, B.Sc.

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
St. Paul's (Ontario)
Birth Date
December 15, 1883
Deceased Date
August 24, 1961
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_Ross_(politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=deccabc4-17c4-44e2-aa8d-18fcb0c9ca75&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
businessman, insurance broker

Parliamentary Career

October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
CON
  St. Paul's (Ontario)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
NAT
  St. Paul's (Ontario)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
PC
  St. Paul's (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 451)


April 29, 1949

Mr. Ross (St. Paul's):

My question is this- of course he is not interested in what we say. That is the answer to it.

Topic:   PUBLIC WORKS
Subtopic:   REQUEST FOR PUBLIC BUILDING AT YONGE AND ST. CLAIR STREETS, TORONTO
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April 29, 1949

Mr. Ross (St. Paul's):

I want to ask a question.

Topic:   PUBLIC WORKS
Subtopic:   REQUEST FOR PUBLIC BUILDING AT YONGE AND ST. CLAIR STREETS, TORONTO
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April 29, 1949

Mr. Douglas G. Ross (St. Paul's):

I was

interested, Mr. Speaker, in the dictatorial reply that I got from the Prime Minister when I asked him a question a moment ago about radio receiving licences.

Topic:   PUBLIC WORKS
Subtopic:   REQUEST FOR PUBLIC BUILDING AT YONGE AND ST. CLAIR STREETS, TORONTO
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April 29, 1949

Mr. Douglas G. Ross (St. Paul's):

I should like to direct a question to the Prime Minister. Is the rumour true that, because of pressure from this side of the house, the $2.50 radio licence fee is to be abolished?

Topic:   RADIO BROADCASTING
Subtopic:   REPORT AS TO ABOLITION OF RECEIVING LICENCE FEE
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April 26, 1949

Mr. Ross (St. Paul's):

Answer the question. Mr. Gillis: They took the whole thing over from the provincial government, wiped out the deficit that had accumulated, and now show an accumulated surplus of $1,400,218.41.

Topic:   THE BUDGET
Subtopic:   DEBATE ON THE ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE
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