With budget season on the horizon, the headlines may mask the magnitude of growth in government debt.
federal government debt
Since 2007/08, combined federal and provincial government net debt has grown from $834 billion to $1.3 trillion.
What are the top three business/economic issues federal parties should be addressing in the current federal campaign?
With a relatively weak Canadian economy, depressed commodity prices and the myriad of international economic issues (i.e. uncertainty in China), federal parties should offer solutions to the economic storm clouds on the horizon.