alberta debt

8:50AM
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Premier Notley’s ‘clear path’ to budget balance is anything but clear

Alberta is piling up debt at a historically rapid pace.


2:59PM
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The Notley government’s failure to restrain spending is quickly growing Alberta’s debt burden.


3:01PM
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Ontario’s debt grew by 107 per cent over 10 years.


1:43PM
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The last provincial budget estimated the government will run deficits until 2023/24.


12:57PM
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Another Alberta fiscal update, another increase in spending

The Notley government plans to increase spending by $146 million beyond what was budgeted in the spring.


10:19AM
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Equalization makes for a handy scapegoat, but successive Alberta governments have no one to blame but themselves for the province’s fiscal problems.


1:59PM
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Per person cost of servicing Alberta debt increasing by roughly $100 per year

Alberta’s days of having unusually low debt servicing costs are coming to an end.


3:48PM
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When oil prices were high, successive governments spent freely as though the good times would never end.