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The Conservative Party Position on
Social Issues, 1929

“So far as is practicable, to support social legislation designed to conserve human life, health and temperance, to relieve distress during periods of unemployment, sickness and old age” (Canada, House of Commons Debates, Hansard [May 23, 1929], p. 2774).

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