Dan Marhsall

Massive government debt means 'less flexibility' for future generations: taxpayer watchdog

By Dan Marhsall
January 21, 2017 - 8:07am

NANAIMO — A report from the Fraser Institute released this week highlights some staggering figures on government debt.

According to the right wing think tank the accumulated federal and provincial debt this year will reach $1.4 trillion.

That's up from $833 billion in 2008.