April 15, 1915 (12th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER:

I am just pointing out that the report recommends that the prosecution of offenders should be referred to the Department of Justice, and I am stating in your presence, Mr. Speaker, and before this House of Commons, that if the Department shows no more diligence in prosecuting offenders than it has shown in paying the creditors of the Government, the offenders will have a chance of going scot free.

Topic:   THE PURCHASE OF WAR SUPPLIES.
Subtopic:   REPORT OP PUBLIC ACCOUNTS COMMITTEE.
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