This year's federal budget deficit will reach an estimated $381.6 billion.
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Per-person federal government program spending will reach an estimated $16,350 in 2020.
The Trudeau Liberals initially promised to run deficits for three years to finance spending increases.
The program provides benefits to roughly 90 per cent of Canadian families.
Like CERB, the CESB makes many students better off than they were in 2019.
The Canada Child Benefit will cost a planned $24.3 billion this year.