A timeline of Jim Flaherty’s life and career in politics

20 years in public service


Former finance minister Jim Flaherty died today, shocking and saddening his family, friends and colleagues past and present. Flaherty had a more than 20-year career in politics, at both the provincial and federal level, and was among Canada’s longest-serving finance ministers. Here is a timeline of some key points from his career in public service.

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  2. Oh and I’m not a Liverpool or Chelsea supporter, but the way the Liverpool fans were still singing You’ll Never ever Walk alone when their team was losing and the game was almost finished was attractive. Big respect.