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Federal Budget to Be Tabled March 30

Finance Minister Bill Morneau rises during Question Period in the House of Commons in Ottawa,on March 11, 2020 .(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)

Finance Minister Bill Morneau rises during Question Period in the House of Commons in Ottawa,on March 11, 2020 .(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)

OTTAWA—Finance Minister Bill Morneau says the federal Liberals will deliver the 2020 budget on March 30.

This years budget will be the first of the governments minority mandate, and Morneau has said it will have a climate lens.

But the outbreak of the novel coronavirus has changed some spending plans.

Morneau said last week the budget will likely include an increased contingency fund should the economic hit from COVID-19 be prolonged and deep.

The budget deficit is projected to be $28.1 billion before any new spending the Liberals wiRead More – Source

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