Finance Minister Donna Harpauer

Provincial Budget to be released this afternoon

Mar 22, 2023 | 8:46am

The Government of Saskatchewan will be presenting its 2023-2024 budget later today. Finance Minister Donna Harpauer says that people can expect a budget that reflects that the province is still very strong with its finances. Some of the big questions to be answered today include health care spending.  The provincial government has signed on to […]

Reaction from the 2021/22 provincial budget as Saskatchewan announces $2.6 billion deficit

Apr 6, 2021 | 2:43pm

Reaction is beginning to come in from around Saskatchewan after Deputy Premier and Finance Minister Donna Harpauer announced the 2021/22 provincial budget Tuesday afternoon. Related: Harpauer presents a $2.6 billion deficit budget with record investments in healthcare, education and social services  Saskatchewan Heavy Construction Association: Job creation and a step toward economic recovery are two […]

Province predicting surplus budget by 2024/25, 2020-21 deficit lower after first quarter report

Aug 27, 2020 | 10:33am

The Government of Saskatchewan’ 2020-21 First Quarter Budget Update shows a smaller deficit and a return to a modest surplus of $125 million by 2024/25. The forecast deficit at the first quarter is $2.1 billion, which is a $296 million improvement from the initial 2020-21 budget. The government’s medium-term outlook shows progressively smaller deficits over […]