Flowers sit on former Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty's desk during a moment of silence in his honour in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa April 11, 2014. Flaherty, who steered ... more 
Flowers sit on former Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty's desk during a moment of silence in his honour in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa April 11, 2014. Flaherty, who steered Canada through the global financial crisis and then nearly eliminated the huge budget deficits he had run up in the process, died on Thursday just weeks after resigning. REUTERS/Chris Wattie (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY) less 
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Fri, Apr 11, 2014 12:07 PM EDT