Former Finance Minister Jim Flaherty was a passionate advocate for accessibility issues and helped bring the Abilities Centre to the Durham region he represented at the provincial and federal level. His brother-in-law Leo Plue is the centre’s executive director. He shared some of his memories of Flaherty with our Cynthia Mulligan.
Video: Stephen Harper unveils new anti-terror legislation
Prime Minister Stephen Harper made an appearance in Richmond Hill on Friday to unveil new anti-terror legislation. It would give the Canadian Security Intelligence Service more power to thwart a suspected extremist’s travel plans.