November 6, 2018 Today Tom Osborne, Minister of Finance and President of the Treasury Board, announced the deficit for Budget 2018 is $136 million less than originally forecast. The projected deficit for Budget 2018 is now $547 million. This figure is almost $2 billion less than the budget deficit inherited from the former PC Government.
The new poll from MQO details how the margin between the preferred NL Liberals and the PC Party doubled, from 6 per cent to twelve per cent, in only three months. Support for the Liberal Party is up three percentage points to 47 per cent. Support for the PC Party has dropped by three points
The following statement was read by Premier Ball today October 23, 2018 in Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly.
October 1 is International Day of the Older Person and National Seniors Day. Today your Liberal Government is introducing a new and improved financial assessment process for the long-term care and community support services system.
Starting November 1, 2018, liquid asset testing will be eliminated.