Robert Ross (Roy) KNIGHT

KNIGHT, Robert Ross (Roy)

Personal Data

Party
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)
Constituency
Saskatoon (Saskatchewan)
Birth Date
December 12, 1891
Deceased Date
September 11, 1971
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy_Knight
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=f2bbf383-7eb4-4502-a636-9fe5ed8129ea&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
farmer, teacher

Parliamentary Career

June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
CCF
  Saskatoon City (Saskatchewan)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
CCF
  Saskatoon (Saskatchewan)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
CCF
  Saskatoon (Saskatchewan)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 2 of 354)


April 3, 1957

1. Has the Minister of Veterans Affairs made representations at any time, by letter, memorandum, telephone or conversation, to the C.B.C. concerning any radio or television program broadcast or proposed to be broadcast over the facilities of the corporation?

2. If so, what was the nature of such representations, when and how were they made, and to what program or programs was reference made?

Topic:   C.B.C.-REPRESENTATIONS BY SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Subtopic:   C.B.C.-REPRESENTATIONS BY MINISTER OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
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March 30, 1957

Mr. Knight:

He was talking about it last week.

Topic:   THE BUDGET
Subtopic:   ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE
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March 29, 1957

Mr. Knight:

And in the committee.

Topic:   INTERIM SUPPLY
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March 29, 1957

Mr. R. R. Knight (Saskatoon):

Mr. Speaker, I ask leave, seconded by the hon. member for Winnipeg North Centre (Mr. Knowles), to move the adjournment of the house under standing order 26, for the purpose of discussing a definite matter of urgent public importance, namely the unwarranted interference by the Prime Minister of Canada in the affairs of the C.B.C.-

Topic:   CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
Subtopic:   ALLEGED INTERFERENCE BY PRIME MINISTER IN PROGRAMMING
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March 29, 1957

Mr. Knight:

-as revealed to the House of Commons on Thursday, March 28, 1957, and the need for a clear understanding that there should be no interference by the government, or any member thereof, in the programming of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Topic:   CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
Subtopic:   ALLEGED INTERFERENCE BY PRIME MINISTER IN PROGRAMMING
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