Saskatchewan’s billion dollar deficit has the Canadian Union of Public Employees worried.
Finance Minister Kevin Doherty announced a hiring freeze across government.
Vice President of CUPE, Jackie Christianson says the government needs to make better decisions and cut spending.
She says cuts to services and a hiring freeze will hit front-line staff hardest.
Christianson says they understand the government is facing hard times in terms of revenue and a drop off in non-renewable resources , but it needs to make better choices.