federal government debt

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Since the Liberals’ first forecast in 2015, expected GDP for 2017 has dropped by $62 billion or $1,700 per Canadian.


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The Trump administration is negotiating tax reform that could make the U.S. much more attractive for investment and skilled workers.


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Governments in Edmonton, Toronto and Ottawa have markedly increased government spending.


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The Liberals will finance almost all of the new spending with borrowed money, resulting in an expected deficit of $27.8 billion this year.


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In just six months, the government has increased its forecasted deficits by nearly 30 per cent.

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Over the next five years, the federal government will add at least $113 billion in new debt with no plan for a balanced budget.