Kevin Page Budget Watchdog

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Former Budget Watchdog Scores Honour

OTTAWA - The Canadian Taxpayers Federation is giving its TaxFighter Award to Kevin Page, the former parliamentary budget officer.Gregory Thomas, the federal director, says Page won the respect of taxp...
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Page's Case Dismissed

OTTAWA - The Federal Court has put aside for possibly another day whether Canada's parliamentary budget officer has a legal right to demand the government turn over information on its cost-cutting pro...
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Tories 'Moving To Unwind' The PBO: Page

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 Friday when his five-year mandate came to an end. In...
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The World Is Watching Canada

OTTAWA - Parliamentary budget officer Kevin Page says some international observers have expressed shock at the difficulties he's had in prying information from the government.Officials from 22 countri...
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He's Waiting

Kevin Page, the Parliamentary Budget Officer, has received about 80 per cent of the information he's requested on how much money each government department will save because of the expenditure cuts an...
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Showdown

OTTAWA - There's a showdown looming between the Parliamentary Budget Officer and Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative government.Kevin Page has given officials in 56 departments and agencies u...