Along with her husband, the late Jim Flaherty, they served the region well and were popular. Rumours flew during the byelection that the people of the region resented her losing last year's Tory leadership to Brown and would reject him at the ballot box.
It's fascinating to watch what's playing out in Sweden having experienced the tag team of Mark Carney and the late Jim Flaherty when it comes to frothy housing markets. Mr. Carney, when he was Bank of Canada governor, and Mr. Flaherty, as finance ...
Thursday's byelection was triggered when Elliott resigned the seat in the summer, ending a mini-family dynasty. Her husband, the late Jim Flaherty, represented the area provincially from 1995 to 2006, when he jumped to federal politics, and Elliott ...
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The Progressive Conservative MPP resigned in the summer, months after losing the party's leadership race to Patrick Brown. Elliott had held the riding since 2006, and before that her late husband Jim Flaherty represented the area provincially since 1995.
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Elliott had held the riding since 2006 and before that her late husband, Jim Flaherty, was the area's MPP for 10 years.
The riding became available last year after former PC MPP Christine Elliott resigned and was subsequently appointed as the provincial patient ombudsman.
By the time Finance Minister Jim Flaherty delivered it, Harper had already introduced a major piece of legislation, dealing with government accountability.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne joined a provincial byelection rally in Whitby, Ont., on Tuesday evening with hopes of painting a longtime Tory riding Liberal red.
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"A return to surplus is not a licence to spend recklessly," Raitt said as she quoted the late finance minister Jim Flaherty. "I hope members of this government will reflect on what I've said and the words of Jim Flaherty, and think twice next time when ...
Ms. Shaw, currently the executive officer for the local realtors' association, is no stranger to the area, having served as executive assistant to former finance minister and Whitby-Oshawa MP Jim Flaherty. “With my political background working for Jim ...
Many she speaks to about the plans, which were introduced in 2008 by the late finance minister Jim Flaherty, stop considering opening one due to an incorrect belief one must have extra money to do so, or that they don't have room in their budget.
Neither Joe Oliver, Jim Flaherty or, before them, Ralph Goodale ever did that. They went with the consensus forecast. But Morneau apparently knows better.
A former Progressive Democrats leader and TD, Grealish uploaded on Facebook a photograph of himself and a few canvassers, including several Independent councillors: Terry O'Flaherty, Donal Lyons, Declan McDonnell, Jim Cuddy and Thomas Welby.
People living in the riding will be able to cast an advance ballot until 8:00pm, Friday, February 5. The byelection is to fill the seat left vacant when former MPP Christine Elliott resigned last August.