Debt as a share of the provincial economy could reach up to 19.8 per cent this year.
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The Horgan government has effectively increased spending by an additional $4.5 billion in the first few months of its term.
Government employees in B.C. receive, on average, 7.4 per cent higher wages than comparable workers in the private sector.
Despite avoiding annual budget deficits, Premier Clark has allowed government debt to grow under her watch—by almost $7 billion.