John BEST

BEST, John

Personal Data

Party
Unionist
Constituency
Dufferin (Ontario)
Birth Date
July 11, 1861
Deceased Date
June 7, 1923
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Best_(Canadian_politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=e375fe20-c436-4578-9657-d976230c2a5a&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
farmer

Parliamentary Career

December 22, 1909 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Dufferin (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Dufferin (Ontario)
December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
UNION
  Dufferin (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 44 of 48)


February 17, 1911

Mr. BEST.

Then the dairy herd is not paying very well.

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February 17, 1911

Mr. BEST.

All, except a few herds of shorthorns that were imported.

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February 17, 1911

Mr. BEST.

I am quite willing to submit to your ruling. I simply wanted to say that when so large an amount of money is being taken out of the country, the farmers ought to receive more consideration, and I am of the opinion that part of that money should be spent at home for the benefit of the farmers. I really think that the farmers of this country are not getting their share.

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February 7, 1911

Mr. BEST.

Does the minister get_ an estimate of the cost of the new buildings and improvements on buildings, or does he ask for a lump sum?

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February 7, 1911

Mr. BEST.

Then it is only what you *expect to need?

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