British Columbia Budget

No Pre-Election Goodies For You: De Jong

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Finance Minister Mike de Jong says he will table a balanced budget next month, but B.C. voters shouldn't expect the kind of pre-election g...

BC's Government Must Tighten its Belt or Face Electoral Oblivion

Jordan Bateman | Posted 02.02.2012 | Canada Politics
Jordan Bateman

B.C. Finance Minister Kevin Falcon, like a cliché movie hero, is slowly sinking into quicksand. He recently told British Columbians that economic growth has slowed, Crown Corporation revenues are down and the provincial deficit is exploding. The true culprit -- runaway spending -- has yet to be addressed.