Quebec to end fiscal year with $2.5B deficit
The Quebec government won't end the year with a balanced budget as it had promised. Finance Minister Nicolas Marceau presented the economic update for 2013-2014 yesterday, and says the balance is still achievable, but not until 2015.
The new budget did not impress the opposition, saying the PQ had lost control over government spending. Nicole Menard is the Liberal MNA for the riding of Laporte and the party's Treasury Board critic and joined us this morning to comment.