Budget to be delivered April 6

Published on March 16, 2017

Finance Minister Cathy Bennett

©File photo by James McLeod/The Telegram

Finance Minister Cathy Bennett announced in the House of Assembly that the budget will be delivered Thursday, April 6.

Bennett talked about the fact that the government has been working for the past year to lower spending, "in light of the difficult finances we face."

The government will need to cut roughly $250 million in spending to meet deficit reduction targets.