Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

World

>> CANADA Latest News

APR 10, 2014 - Yahoo! News

A Must Read - Share

Canada Finance Minister Flaherty ruffled feathers, tackled crisis

By Louise Egan and Cameron French OTTAWA/TORONTO (Reuters) - Jim Flaherty, who died on Thursday less than a month after stepping down from his post as Canada's finance minister, was a straight talker who shepherded the country's economy through a global financial crisis, and quit shortly after laying out a plan to reach his goal of balancing the government's budget. Flaherty, 64, died peacefully in Ottawa, his family said in a statement. The third longest serving finance minister in Canadian history, Flaherty assumed the job when Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative Party took power ... Read More

Tags: Canada Finance Minister Flaherty ruffled feathers, tackled crisis,  Canada Latest News