Premier Jim Prentice said economists are telling him without deficits low price of oil could push Alberta into recession
Flaherty says our long-term economic prosperity depends on sticking to the plan, noting that Canada has the best fiscal position in G7.
Deficit hits $9.2 billion instead of projected $14.8 billion, but debt-to-GDP ratio is still more than 37 per cent
Ontario’s Liberal leadership candidates chime in with plans for Ontario’s struggling economy
Deficit for June was $1.1-billion, compared with $2.3-billion for June 2011
Think-tank blames reliance on high GDP, corporate profit, personal income forecasts
Federal and provincial government restraint will slice 0.7 percentage points from economic growth in 2013 and slightly more in 2014.