Finances could be helped by an economic recovery that would help lessen the red ink.
Government is holding an extra $105 million collected on US steel and aluminum during the trade fight with the Trump administration.
Cites limits on freedom to initiate reports, parliamentarians’ ability to request estimates, new controls for speakers.
Economic gains work out to an average annual income boost of $220 per Canadian, according to a new report.
Trudeau government’s changes raise concerns about the potential limits on the types of work permitted.
PBO report finds cancelling a promised cut will cost the economy $300 million per year.
Fiscal monitor suggests feds would have to run $13-billion deficit in March to reach a predicted $5.4-billion shortfall.
Analysis says the federal books will add $90.8 billion to public debt over five years, lower than a previous $113.2 billion forecast.
Economy likely to advance by 2.1% this year and remain above potential growth rate until 2018.