In just six months, the government has increased its forecasted deficits by nearly 30 per cent.
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As the saying goes, a moving target is hard to hit. That is why repeated shifts in the federal government’s deficit and debt goals over the past six months have been so concerning.
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This year alone, spending is projected to increase by $20.5 billion, a 7.6 per cent jump.
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For the most part, the government did not decide to reform or cut low-priority spending or ineffective programs.
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Budget projects an increase in total federal debt of approximately $113 billion over the next five years.