Since the recession, Queen’s Park has failed to take meaningful action to reform and reduce program spending.
February 22, 2017 2:26PM
February 8, 2017 10:24AM
The Wynne government is finally promising to balance Ontario’s operating budget, but if anybody thinks that means an end to growing government debt, they should think again.
January 23, 2017 3:00AM
The more money governments spend on interest payments, the less money is available for programs and services.
December 13, 2016 3:00AM
Per capita municipal debt in Ontario ranged from a low of zero in Whitby to a high of $2,634 in York Region.
December 7, 2016 1:48PM
Since 2007, Ontario’s net debt has approximately doubled and is expected to reach $315 billion this year.
November 17, 2016 9:24AM
The province is on track to run its ninth consecutive multi-billion dollar budget deficit.
November 14, 2016 2:52PM
Ontario’s net debt burden will climb to $370 billion by 2020.
November 14, 2016 3:00AM
In the absence of additional action, Ontario budget deficits will continue to at least 2020-21.
September 19, 2016 10:54AM
The Ontario government shows no sign of abandoning its costly and ineffective “green” programs.
September 1, 2016 1:01PM
Ontario’s net debt has increased by $126.5 billion since 2008/09.