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New Brunswick 2012-2012 budget live blog

  • New Brunswick delivers spring budget, forecasting debt to hit nearly $11 billion

    The New Brunswick government is continuing to slash spending in an effort to return to balanced budgets in time for the next election in 2014.

    The $8.2-billion budget delivered Tuesday for 2012-13 includes a $183 million deficit, down from the $449 million shortfall recorded for the budget year ending March 31.

    But the budget is forecasting the net debt to hit $10.8 billion by the end of March 2013.


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