In addition to that they
get lower freight rates for their grain than any other part of Canada. The Crowsnest pass rate is given to the West, and the result is that Ontario and Quebec are unable to get a single cent reduction in freight rates. There was talk two years ago of a' general lowering of the freight rates; but when the Crowsnest pass rate was given to the West
all the rest of the country had to go without any reduction in rates.
Subtopic: MINISTER OF FINANCE