Wesley Ashton GORDON

GORDON, The Hon. Wesley Ashton, P.C., K.C.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Timiskaming South (Ontario)
Birth Date
February 11, 1884
Deceased Date
February 9, 1943
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wesley_Ashton_Gordon
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=e885929f-c4c1-4965-b723-ad4350f8b072&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister

Parliamentary Career

July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Timiskaming South (Ontario)
  • Minister of Immigration and Colonization (August 7, 1930 - February 2, 1932)
  • Minister of Mines (August 7, 1930 - October 22, 1935)
  • Minister of Immigration and Colonization (February 3, 1932 - October 22, 1935)
  • Minister of Labour (February 3, 1932 - October 22, 1935)
August 25, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Timiskaming South (Ontario)
  • Minister of Immigration and Colonization (August 7, 1930 - February 2, 1932)
  • Minister of Mines (August 7, 1930 - October 22, 1935)
  • Minister of Immigration and Colonization (February 3, 1932 - October 22, 1935)
  • Minister of Labour (February 3, 1932 - October 22, 1935)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 357)


June 5, 1935

Mr. GORDON:

I have no doubt the hon. member is aware that very likely the mounted police, in the course of their duties, would watch such a performance as these men apparently are staging, but so far as the Department of Labour is concerned we have no official knowledge of it.

Topic:   B.C. RELIEF CAMP STRIKERS
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June 5, 1935

Hon. W. A. GORDON (Minister of Labour):

The only information the Department of Labour has with respect to the so called trek of strikers is what appears in the press. So far as I am aware no communication has been received by the department from any official or unofficial source.

Topic:   B.C. RELIEF CAMP STRIKERS
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June 3, 1935

Mr. GORDON:

The rate has always been scandalous.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR
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June 3, 1935

Mr. GORDON:

The matter will stand over until other bills are introduced.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR
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June 3, 1935

Mr. GORDON:

The bill speaks for itself.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR
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