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Jim Flaherty The Man With A Calculator Where His Heart Should Have Been!

I must say that all Canadians regardless of political stripe, politicians and even the news agencies, both  gossip and more mainstream respectful adhered to some kind mourning protocol following the sudden death of finance minister Jim Flaherty and stuck to it for a while after his state funeral.  1,562 more words

JSE changes Logo, Markets say - Lets Go

The Oscar Pistorius Case has incited many opinions and many tweets have even given a final judgment.
But the final judgment on the JSE’s new brand image will certainly be a lot more positive if it continues with gains such as todays. 460 more words

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a flag for Flaherty ❤

Canada—and indeed the world—needs
many more people like Jim Flaherty.
Yet today, we of Canada are
sadly mournful of his passing.

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Jim Flaherty was a man of integrity, honour, wisdom, heartfelt contentment and joy… 194 more words

Canada

No need to gild the finance minister's good record

They came not to bury Caesar, but to praise him. Boy, did they ever. 

Former federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty’s passing on Thursday – at 64, reportedly from a heart attack – dominated the front page of the… 724 more words

Politics

Globe byline

April 10, 2014, The Globe and Mail: Whitby residents shaken by Flaherty’s sudden death

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Political Ottawa Stops To Mourn The Death of Jim Flaherty

Jim Flaherty changed many things – including our money.  Here is he is introducing new polymer banknotes in 2012.

The unexpected passing of the former finance minister… 454 more words

Canada

'An honour to serve': The life of Gentleman Jim Flaherty

By Robert Sibley

Ottawa Citizen

“It has been an honour to serve Canada. Thank you for the opportunity.”

As well as anything, the pithy 55-character farewell Tweet Jim Flaherty posted moments before he walked out the door of his office for the last time sums up the man’s political ideals and commitment to public service. 1,467 more words

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