Kevin Page Budget Watchdog

Former Budget Watchdog Scores Honour

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Canadian Taxpayers Federation is giving its TaxFighter Award to Kevin Page, the former parliamentary budget officer.Gregory Thomas, the f...

Relative Unknown Tapped As New Budget Watchdog

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper has tapped economist Jean Denis Frechette, a relatively unknown parliamentary research director, as the next pa...

Acting Watchdog To Keep Page's Fight Alive

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The interim parliamentary budget officer says she will ask government departments for budget analysis information in light of a Federal Court...

Page's Case Dismissed

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Federal Court has put aside for possibly another day whether Canada's parliamentary budget officer has a legal right to demand the govern...

Tories 'Moving To Unwind' The PBO: Page

CBC | Posted 05.24.2013 | Canada Politics

Canada's first budget watchdog could also be the last, says the departing public civil servant with 27 years of experience who held the job until Frid...

Tories Off On Navy Ship Numbers By $1.5 Billion: Page

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.30.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It's unlikely the Harper government has set aside enough money to replace the Royal Canadian Navy's aging supply ships, the parliamentary bud...

The World Is Watching Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Parliamentary budget officer Kevin Page says some international observers have expressed shock at the difficulties he's had in prying informa...

Checks System Is 'Broken': Budget Watchdog

CBC | Posted 04.04.2013 | Canada Politics

After five years of providing senators and members of Parliament with independent analysis on the state of the nation's finances, the federal spending...

He's Waiting

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

Kevin Page, the Parliamentary Budget Officer, has received about 80 per cent of the information he's requested on how much money each government depar...

Showdown

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - There's a showdown looming between the Parliamentary Budget Officer and Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative government.Kevin Page ha...

Althia Raj

Government Accused Of Breaking Law With Budget Secrecy

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page is warning the federal government that 64 departments and agencies have broken the law by refusing to...

Federal Budget To Increase Unemployment, Watchdog Says

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Government spending restraint and cuts will lead to balanced budgets but also slower economic growth and 100,000 lost jobs, Canada's budget w...