Regina News | Local Breaking | CTV News Regina

Sask. officials react to the federal budget

The federal government tabled a budget that boasts $101.4 billion in new spending, however the Saskatchewan government says it has been left scrambling for details because the federal government did not provide a technical briefing.

Donna Harpauer, minister of finance, speaks at embargoed press conference on Budget Day at the Legislative Building in Regina on Tuesday April 6, 2021. The government presented a budget with both record spending and deficits. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell

Inside CTV News Regina

CTV News Yorkton

Highlights from Across Canada

LISTEN LIVE

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

How the 2021 federal budget impacts you

The federal government unveiled its long-awaited spring budget on Monday, with a focus on navigating taxpayers out of the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic and embarking on the long road to economic recovery, with specific attention paid to the most vulnerable.