The Canadian Press

2015-08-31 | Alberta Fiscal Update

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New numbers released by the province show Alberta is on track for a record deficit of almost six-billion dollars this year. Wildrose critic Derek Fildebrandt says it's more like nine-billion-dollars when you add in borrowing and a withdrawal from the rainy-day contingency fund. (Finance Minister Joe Ceci (SEE'-see) says the financial plan will be laid out in full when the budget is brought in after the house resumes sitting in October.)

Date: 2015-08-31
Placeline: EDMONTON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 11 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << erasing the largest deficit by a country mile in our Province and the government has no plan to get us back to balance only has a plan to continue to raise taxes to continue to increase spending >>