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Luncheon - The Hon. James M. Flaherty
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Luncheon - The Hon. James M. Flaherty

The Canadian Association of New York and Canadian Consulate General are very pleased to present the Honorable James Flaherty, Minister of Finance as our next luncheon speaker.

3/15/2010
When: March 5, 2010
12:00 PM Reception / 12:30 Luncheon
Where: Ballroom
The Yale Club
50 Vanderbilt Avenue
New York, NY  10017
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CANY Members: $125
Non-Members: $140

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The Canadian Association of New York and Canadian Consulate General are very pleased to present the Honorable James Flaherty, Minister of Finance as our next luncheon speaker.

Leading the Way: Canada's Economic Advantage

About James M. Flaherty
James M. Flaherty is a second-term Member of Parliament for Whitby–Oshawa (Ontario). He serves as Canada's Minister of Finance and Minister Responsible for the Greater Toronto Area. He is a Governor of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. As Minister of Finance he is an ex-officio member of all Cabinet Committees.

Previously, for more than 10 years, he served as the Member of Provincial Parliament for Whitby–Ajax (Ontario). He served as Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance, Attorney General and Minister of Labour.

He graduated from Princeton University cum laude and then graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School. He was called to the Bar in Ontario with honours and practised law for more than 20 years before being elected to public office.

He is married to Christine Elliott, who serves as the Member of Provincial Parliament for Whitby–Ajax. They live in Whitby with their 18-year-old triplet sons.

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