22-12-2-2, $696,964. 1981 Canadian Horse of the Year. Died Sept.10, 2004 from heart failure after receiving treatments for cancer that was blocking his breathing. Photo and info available at http://www.windfields.com/deputy_minister.html At the time of his death, his stud fee was $100,000. In 1995 he was the #2 ranking juvenile sire.