British Columbia Sees Budget Deficit Widening to C$3.09 Billion in 2011-12
British Columbia revised its budget deficit projection for the fiscal year that began April 1 to C$3.09 billion ($2.99 billion), from a C$2.78 billion forecast in September.
British Columbia, in a budget update released today in Vancouver, said it forecast a larger deficit because of lower revenue.
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