New budget coming. Premier Jason Kenney said there will be restraint.
Resource revenue was up $1.6 billion from what was expected.
Premier Doug Ford has promised to eliminate a $13.5 billion deficit.
In the shadow of SNC-Lavalin scandal as company walks back CEO’s claim about lost jobs.
Over the last few years, the Liberals have spent billions more than they promised in their 2015 election platform.
Deficit is projected to hit $1.1 trillion in the 2020 fiscal year, the highest in a decade.
His government has said the shortfall they inherited from the Liberals was $15 billion.
Feds are on pace to post a $19.4-billion deficit in 2018-19, $1.3 billion higher than the projection in last February’s budget.
As the NATO summit in Brussels wrapped up, the PM announced a 70 per cent increase in military spending. But the commitment falls short of the 2 per cent of GDP mark agreed upon by members in 2014.
Dominic Barton says defence industry critical for innovation, but Libs behind on spending goals.
A company that comes forward would avoid facing serious criminal charges, including bribery, corruption and insider trading.
Liberals will post a $22.1-billion shortfall this fiscal year, $4 billion more than $18.1 billion projection.
From 11.5% to 10.5% to “help grow the economy and create jobs.”
Deficit of $6.7 billion as Liberals’ decision reverses a key promise to stay in the black this year.
Offered no specific numbers, hinted at measures to address the cost of child care.