Antigonish MLA and Finance Minister Randy Delorey Preparing for Budget in April

Posted at 9:36 am on March 27, 2017 | Filed Under: News

Premier Stephen MacNeil has announced the Provincial budget will be announced one month from now, on April 27th . The budget comes later than they have in the past as a result of challenging times for Nova Scotians.
Antigonish MLA and Finance Minister Randy Delorey says preparing a budget takes time to ensure everything is accounted for. A number of unpredictable factors also resulted in challenges creating this years budget:
The budget will come two days after the legislature returns on April 25th. The sitting of the legislature will likely ending by May 22nd.