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April 10, 2015  

Canada’s GM shares net $3.26B

Oliver coy about impact on budget’s balance.

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January 14, 2015  

Alberta’s Prentice considers sales tax to fix ailing oil-based economy

Province’s projected budget surplus has turned into a $500-million deficit.

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January 9, 2015  

Alberta’s budget surplus has turned into $500M deficit: premier

Jim Prentice says the province may not balance its books until 2017-18 due to tumbling oil prices.

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October 3, 2014  

Harper projects 2013-14 deficit at $5.2B, down from $16.6B

Critics suspect the federal Conservatives are “fudging” numbers as a possible election ploy.

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February 12, 2014  

Tories kiss deficits goodbye, building fiscal arsenal for 2015 election

Opposition parties say the Tories are putting political interests ahead of Canada’s economic well-being.

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November 12, 2013  

Flaherty says deficit years will end with a $3.7B surplus in 2015

The deficit will fall to $5.5 billion in 2014-15, as a revived economy starts producing more tax revenues.

News General
October 28, 2013  

Flaherty pledges surplus budget in 2015…and not a tiny one

But, the PBO predicts that slower economic growth and lower commodity prices will cut into government revenues.