April 10, 2014

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Jim Flaherty celebrated for his commitment and character

“I never saw Jim Flaherty engage in a single moment that could be described as mean-spirited,” said Elizabeth May, the Green party leader. “And to...

Jim Flaherty: CBC's At Issue panel remembers the late politician

Watch: Prime Minister Stephen Harper's statement · Jim Flaherty: A life in politics · Jim Flaherty: Book of condolence​. Andrew Coyne said part of that...

What they're saying about Jim Flaherty

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May. “As the guiding force of 10 federal budgets, Jim never wavered in his abiding commitment to build a better country...

Flaherty's death inspires overwhelming sentiment of loss in House of Commons

(subscription) (subscription)Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (Saanich-Gulf Islands, B.C.), who was invited along with Liberal MP Marc Garneau (Westmount-Ville Marie, Que.) to a hastily...

Fond memories, tributes pour in for Jim Flaherty

National Post Few were as poignant as Green Party Leader Elizabeth May describing how Flaherty asked her how it felt to defeat a leprechaun when she...

Mike Harris: Jim Flaherty Was Excited About New Life, Retirement

That may explain some of the heart-felt eulogies Thursday, from such political enemies as NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair, Elizabeth May of the Green Party and...

Flaherty had looked forward to new life

That may explain some of the heart-felt eulogies Thursday, from such political enemies as NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair, Elizabeth May of the Green Party and...

A sudden death in the family turns out the lights in Parliament: Tim Harper

There was the Green Party Leader Elizabeth May tearing up when she remembered parrying back and forth with the former finance minister, and Scott Brison...

BC Premier Christy Clark, Prime Minister Stephen Harper issue statements on ...

The House of Commons was rocked Thursday afternoon with the announcement that former Finance Minister Jim Flaherty had suddenly passed away in his home in...

Fond memories and tributes pour in for Jim Flaherty.

Few were as poignant as Green Party Leader Elizabeth May describing how Flaherty asked her how it felt to defeat a leprechaun when she won...

Peter Foster: Brian Mulroney's green gall

Before the Rio conference in 1992, Elizabeth May, now leader of the Green Party but then associated with the radical Sierra Club, suggested that Mr.

Stephen Harper offers heartfelt condolences to Flaherty's family

National Post The House of Commons is silent and its members are in shock over the sudden news that former finance minister Jim Flaherty has died,...

Former finance minister Jim Flaherty dies suddenly at age 64

Elizabeth May, the Green party leader, summarized the mood in Parliament when she recalled, "I never saw Jim Flaherty engage in a single moment that...

sharp pencil: Stephen Harper's War On Democracy

Stephen Harper is waging war on elections and also broader mechanisms of democratic engagement. Harper has interfered in elections—violating election law spending rules in the...

Elizabeth Furse, Washington County commissioner candidate, talks about ...

... opponent, former Congresswoman Elizabeth Furse. District 4 includes a large portion of the county's rural area and the cities of Hillsboro, Banks, Cornelius, Forest...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the death of Jim Flaherty | canada ...

Here is the English text of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's statement on the death of Jim Flaherty: Dear friends, today is a very sad day...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the death of Jim Flaherty | canada ...

Here is the English text of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's statement on the death of Jim Flaherty: Dear friends, today is a very sad day...

Jim Flaherty's death unites parliamentarians in mourning

(subscription) (subscription)Green Party Leader Elizabeth May said Flaherty will be missed. “We were all in shock. All of us had worked with Jim Flaherty...

Death of Jim Flaherty 'an unexpected, terrible shock,' PM Stephen Harper says - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

National Post Death of Jim Flaherty 'an unexpected, terrible shock,' PM Stephen Harper saysCP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsThe man Conservatives liked to call the best finance minister...

Ex-FAU police officer on trial for 2011 murder

Chief Assistant State Attorney Adrienne Ellis said the victim may have sold her body for sex, but she was well-educated and studying for a law...

Highlights of Jim Flaherty's political life

Toronto Star ... in Ottawa at 12:27 p.m. Thursday. MPs suspended the House of Commons just before the daily question period, around 2:15 p.m. ET, as...

A 'partner and a friend': Ottawa in shock as tearful Harper leads tributes to ...

Tributes poured in from political friend and foe alike after the news spread. One of the first came from NDP leader Thomas Mulcair, a fierce...

Thomas Mulcair visibly shaken while responding to Flaherty's death

A visibly upset NDP leader Tom Mulcair called Flaherty “a very good person.” Mulcair spoke of “profound sadness” at Flaherty's death. He called him a...

Thomas Mulcair visibly shaken while responding to Flaherty's death

A visibly upset NDP leader Tom Mulcair called Flaherty “a very good person.” Mulcair spoke of “profound sadness” at Flaherty's death. He called him a...

Thomas Mulcair visibly shaken while responding to Flaherty's death

A visibly upset NDP leader Tom Mulcair called Flaherty “a very good person.” Mulcair spoke of “profound sadness” at Flaherty's death. He called him a...

Manhattan gets the substance, Staten Island gets Snooki and friends at ...

... writer Lucy Perillo Buttermark on April 22 to sign her book, "My Angel Without Wings;" a signing by Ava Chin, the author of "Eating...

Thomas Mulcair visibly shaken while responding to Flaherty's death

A visibly upset NDP leader Tom Mulcair called Flaherty “a very good person.” Mulcair spoke of “profound sadness” at Flaherty's death. He called him a...

There's a Reason There's So Much Rape on Your Favorite TV Shows

Elizabeth from The Americans or Mellie on Scandal or Robin on Top of the Lake or Claire on House of Cards all do fit the...

Stephen Harper's Son Chooses Queen's University

A post on GoGaelsGo – the official website of the Queen's University Gaels – announced that Ben Harper, son of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, has...

Thomas Mulcair visibly shaken while responding to Flaherty's death ...

A visibly upset NDP leader Tom Mulcair called Flaherty “a very good person.”...

Thomas Mulcair visibly shaken while responding to Flaherty's death ...

A visibly upset NDP leader Tom Mulcair called Flaherty “a very good person.”...

Politicians react to Jim Flaherty's death

Federal Green Party Leader Elizabeth May and MP Bruce Hyer. "Devastated to hear news of my friend Jim Flaherty passing. My prayers go out to...

Statement by Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the passing of Jim ...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today made the following statement on the sudden passing of Jim Flaherty:...

The Little Red Umbrella: Stephen Harper's War On Free & Fair ...

"The jackasses at Elections Canada are out of control." Stephen Harper wrote that sentence back in 2001. This was in the days before he was...

For the record: Stephen Harper on the death of Jim Flaherty

(subscription) (subscription). By iPolitics |. Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Google+ Email. Jim Flaherty Stephen Harper. Dear friends,. Today is a very sad day for me,...

Death of Jim Flaherty a 'terrible shock,' Stephen Harper says

OTTAWA — The death of former finance minister Jim Flaherty is an “unexpected and terrible shock,” says Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Flaherty, a veteran of...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper addresses the media following Jim Flaherty's death

Home»News»National». Print; Text: a A. parliament. (File Photo). . Staff April 10, ... ...

'Tears in the air': Reaction to the death of Jim Flaherty

From both sides of the House of Commons, politicians of all stripes expressed their sentiments of respect after hearing news of the death of former...

Former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty dies at age 64

He became an MP in 2006 as Prime Minister Stephen Harper formed his first government. Flaherty became Finance minister. As minister, he presided over a...

Statement by Elizabeth May and Bruce Hyer on the Passing of Jim ...

Statement by Elizabeth May and Bruce Hyer on the Passing of Jim Flaherty. Canada. 10 April 2014 - 2:49pm. OTTAWA - On behalf of the...

Former finance minister Jim Flaherty dead

National Post NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair said he and his wife, Catherine, “are very, very sad at the loss of a great Canadian.” Mulcair, near tears,...

Jeweler to double Washington Township showroom

The new space will be added to the rear of the store, and will make room for more showcase spaces. Elizabeth Diamond Co. also will...

Pennsylvania officials seek motive for school stabbing rampage

MURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Pennsylvania officials sought a motive on Thursday for what may have driven a 16-year-old student to turn on his classmates with...

Jim Flaherty's death 'a terrible shock', says Stephen Harper | Metro

OTTAWA — The death of former finance minister Jim Flaherty is an “unexpected and terrible shock,” says Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Flaherty, a veteran of...

Man accused of shooting at officers while holding baby

... Sheriff's Office said they have arrested a man who lead officers on a chase and then shot at officers while holding a baby in...

Portland Business Alliance endorses Andy Duyck, Greg Malinowski and Bob ...

Washington County commissioner candidates Andy Duyck (left), Greg Malinowski (middle) and Bob Terry are being endorsed by the Portland Business Alliance in the May 20...

Stephen Harper's Son To Attend This University | OneClass Blog

According to the Queen's University Gaels' website, Ben Harper, the son of the Canadian Prime Minster – Stephen Harper, will be attending the university and...