"I worry that these kinds of constraints could actually really limit the quote unquote independence of the office in practice."
A report says the federal budget is on track to be $20.5 billion in the red this fiscal year,
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A report says the government is also behind on identifying new projects.
Transport and Infrastructure departments spent more before Liberals came to power.
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A private member's bill calls for raising retirement benefit payments to surviving spouses and children.
Sub-national debt is forecast to spike 200 per cent in the next 75 years.
Canada spends more on education than any other OECD country.
The report says storms, hurricanes and floods are driven in part by climate change.
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Canadians risk a debt crunch "beyond historical experience" when interest rates rise.
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Economy to grow half as fast as earlier projected.
Currently, federal finance officials keep their internal forecasts secret.