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Federal budget 2015: Conservatives dig into contingency to hit surplus

CBC News
By Laura Payton
Apr 21, 2015

The Conservatives have their balanced budget — barely.

Finance Minister Joe Oliver has managed to keep the Conservatives’ 2011 election promise to return Canada to a surplus in 2015 with a federal budget that has the government spending $1.4 billion less than it takes in — despite a spate of pre-election tax cuts announced last fall.

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