alberta budget

4:18PM
Printer-friendly version

The spending reforms of the 1990s laid the foundation for tax reforms and an extended period of prosperity.


11:43AM
Printer-friendly version

Government debt interest payments in Alberta will more than double to $2.3 billion by 2019/20.


8:41AM
Printer-friendly version

By 2016/17, Alberta’s debts exceeded its financial assets for the first time since 2000/2001.


3:10PM
Printer-friendly version
By 2019/20, Alberta’s net debt will reach $45 billion or $10,000 for every man, woman and child.

10:35AM
Printer-friendly version

Spending choices have largely driven the province’s nearly unbroken string of deficits.


8:47AM
Printer-friendly version

In 2012/13 when oil prices averaged more than US$97 a barrel (inflation adjusted), the province still ran a $3.1 billion deficit.