British Columbia On Solid Ground To Post Budget Surpluses If Cost Growth Can Be Contained

In Analysis by Michael Rae

Ottawa, March 24, 2016–British Columbia’s surplus could reach $1.4 billion by 2018-19—if the province can rein in growth in spending on health and education, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s British Columbia Fiscal Snapshot. “British Columbia’s fiscal position is the envy of most provinces. B.C. will be one of