alberta debt

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By 2018/19, the cost of servicing Alberta’s provincial debt will roughly double to $2 billion.

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Alberta’s 2017 budget
The spending reforms of the 1990s laid the foundation for tax reforms and an extended period of prosperity.

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Alberta’s budget will make life worse—not better

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


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

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Did the provincial government really slow down spending growth
Alberta’s recent speech from the throne laid out the Notley government’s vision for the upcoming legislative session.

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Government’s spendthrift ways are burying Albertans in debt
Alberta’s deficit forecast now stands at $10.8 billion.

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Sorry, Premier Notley, this was not a good year for Alberta
Higher income taxes create disincentives for hard work and entrepreneurship, two important drivers of growth.