Federal Deficit


Feds On Track To Run $1B Deficit: PBO

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada's latest economic forecast puts the federal government on track to run a $1-billion deficit in 2015-16, casting doubt on the governing Conservatives' promise to balance the...

Aid Agencies Fearful Of Budget Day

OTTAWA - Canadian aid agencies are fearful that after five years of cuts and freezes, Tuesday's federal budget will fail to reverse the country's continuing decline in foreign aid spending.Their finge...