Canadian Minister Of Finance Jim Flaherty Purchases New Shoes In Annual Pre-Budget Custom


Michael Budman, founder of Roots Ltd., left, hands Jim Flaherty,... News PhotoBudget,Built Structure,Buying,Canada,Cultures,Finance,Finance Minister,Founder,Government,Hand,Horizontal,Jim Flaherty - Politician,Manufacturing,North America,Ontario - Canada,Pair,Politics,Shoe,The Americas,Toronto,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergMichael Budman, founder of Roots Ltd., left, hands Jim Flaherty, Canada's finance minister, center, a pair of shoes to try on for purchasing, a pre-budget tradition, at the Roots manufacturing facility in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Flaherty said his budget tomorrow will seek to balance the need for sound government finances with growth-promoting steps, including measures to help the nation’s manufacturers. Photographer: Norm Betts/Bloomberg via Getty Images