Canada's gross government debt is equal to 111 per cent of the country's GDP.
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Federal program spending is expected to grow by $132.7 billion—or 41 per cent—between 2014/15 and 2023/24.
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The budget dumps billions into the government’s bottomless climate policy money pit.
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In just two fiscal years, Indigenous spending increased by $4 billion.
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When spending is financed by large deficits, it can fuel inflation or impede economic growth.
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The government says it’s spent more than $120 billion on climate change since 2015.
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The ban on single-use plastic products will force Canadians to pay higher prices for lower quality alternatives.
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Since 2015, the federal government has run eight consecutive deficits.
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Overpayment recipients included 1,522 prisoners, 391 dead people and 434 children too young to be eligible.