Federal program spending in 2021 will reach a projected $11,370 per person—or 18.7 per cent of the economy.
March 31, 2021 12:45PM
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March 25, 2021 1:44PM
The string of deficits will increase Nova Scotia’s government debt by nearly 40 per cent from 2019/20 to 2024/25.
August 28, 2020 3:38PM
Trudeau moving Canada towards American-style government with more centralized decision-making, federal spending, borrowing
It’s been almost 20 years since the U.S. federal government balanced its budget.
August 28, 2020 1:59PM
If Prime Minister Trudeau keeps his commitment to no new taxes, borrowing will finance the proposed expansion.
May 26, 2020 1:15AM
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Total provincial government deficits will reach an estimated $63.0 billion this year.
April 3, 2020 10:12AM
Governments can find themselves at a new baseline spending level far in excess of revenues.
January 7, 2020 1:00AM
August 30, 2019 11:58AM
The Blue Ribbon Panel and the Kenney government face a daunting fiscal challenge.