Economy—Parliamentary Budget Office’s Report on the Government’s Fall Economic Statement—IMF Concerns about Pending Global Recession
PBO’s Report on the Federal Fall Economic Statement
For months now the Conservative Party has been unwavering in question period pursuing the Trudeau Liberals on the subject of not only running deficits for longer than they promised in their 2015 platform, but the deficits they have announced are virtually double what was promised in the election campaign. Every now and then economic data or some economists publish papers addressing the need to balance the budget, especially in good economic times. But for the most part, the party has been a voice crying in the political wilderness on this subject.