Vladimir Putin

Flaherty, The Hon. James M.

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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The nature of public life. The broad principles that formed the basis of Prime Minister Harper's campaign - that underline the five priorities on which the government is focussed. These five priorities as the core underpinnings of the budget. Discussion followed under the headings of these core underpinnings: Principles; Tax Relief; Investing in Priorities; Expenditure Management; Infrastructure; Productivity; Conclusion. Turning a new leaf with this budget and the ways in which this is so.