Au revoir, Jim Abbott Aaron Wherry February 21, 2010 Follow @aaronwherry Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 5 The Conservative MP steps way so he can spend more time with his family. Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: house of commons Jim Abbott MP Ottawa Parliament Advertisement About this author Aaron Wherry Macleans.ca administrator Aaron Wherry covers the House of Commons and its 338 residents for Maclean’s. Other articles The feisty first week of the 42nd Parliament Do the Liberals have a mandate for electoral reform? All articles Advertisement Post navigation Previous What do our politicians want more of—or less of? Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.