The Canadian Press

2015-11-30 | Saskatchewan Budget Update

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Tanking oil prices are forcing the Saskatchewan government to put the brakes on spending. A budget update shows the province is projecting a deficit of 262 million dollars. NDP finance critic Trent Wotherspoon is critical of the deficit and where the government is making cuts to save money. (Expenses are up 99 million dollars from the budget, while revenue is down 270 million from the original forecast.)

Date: 2015-11-30
Placeline: REGINA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 11 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think it's disappointing for Saskatchewan people to realize that through an unprecedented run the record revenues we had a government that didn't save a dime that piled on new debt >>