Shift - NB | Feb 15, 2013 | 20:39

Higgs Talks About NB's Finances

Finance Minister Blaine Higgs has spent the past month consulting New Brunswickers about the next budget. The minister faces a lot of difficult challenges, including a runaway deficit, a stalled economy and many anxious voters. He sat down to talk about the issues with the members of our political panel.

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