The Saskatchewan government promised “transformational change.” Instead we got a mean-spirited austerity budget that requires sacrifices from the many and delivers benefits to the few.
It doesn’t have to be this way.

Saskatchewan budget misses opportunity on rental housing assistance

May 23, 2018

This budget was a major fail for housing affordability in Saskatchewan. In the recent Saskatchewan budget, the Moe government made the surprise announcement that it would slowly phase out a rental housing assistance program known as the Saskatchewan Rental Housing Supplement. Given current rental housing market realities, the government ought… Read more

Ten things to know about the 2018 Saskatchewan budget

May 23, 2018

On April 10, the Saskatchewan government tabled its 2018-19 budget. Here are 10 things to know: This year’s budget was quite status quo. Provincial expenses for the upcoming fiscal year are forecast at $14.6 billion, while total spending on health will see a 2.5% increase. Revenue forecast for 2018-19 is $14.2 billion.… Read more