Rex Murphy: Raj Grewal for finance minister! That man can clean up massive debt!

Come and listen to my story about a man named Jed…

Sorry, got my fables a bit mixed there. Rather, let us review the splendid and sad saga of Raj Grewal, which has recently been refreshed by the news this week reporting on what was his explosively successful fundraiser of last April. That’s the one where $600,000 was raised from, I gather, 1,200 attendees willing to disgorge $500 to engorge on banquet-hall fare of straw salad and rubber chicken.