alberta deficits

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Alberta’s multiple crises include waning economic freedom

This fiscal year, Alberta projects a historic budget deficit of $24.2 billion.


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Alberta should better align government-sector compensation with the private sector

Government workers in Alberta received 9.3 per cent more (on average) in wages than their private-sector counterparts.


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The last provincial budget estimated the government will run deficits until 2023/24.


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Interest on Alberta government’s debt is skyrocketing

According to government projections, Alberta’s net debt will hit $56 billion by 2023/24.


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Ontario’s government spends a billion dollars per month on debt interest payments.


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The budget projects Alberta’s operating deficit this year will be $8.8 billion.


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The PBO has given the Notley government another warning that spending is badly out of line with revenue.