How bad are the cuts?

  • Saskatchewan Transportation Company, completely eliminated
  • Public Libraries, funding restored but with staff layoffs, impacted by STC cuts
  • NORTEP & NORPAC
  • Universities
  • K-12 Education
  • Municipalities
  • Housing support
  • Public Pastures
  • Reforestation and Parks
  • Road Safety
  • Student Summer Employment Grants
  • Healthcare:
    • Audiology programme
    • Podiatry programme
    • Travel immunization clinics
    • Parent mentoring program
    • Pastoral care
    • Mental health and addictions
  • Seniors' Long Term Care
  • Income support
  • Community Justice
  • Meewasin Valley Authority
  • PST exemptions on childrens' clothing

These cuts are happening alongside:

  • An increase in the PST
  • Tax breaks for corporations
  • Tax breaks for high income earners
  • 100s of eliminations of public service jobs
  • Pressure to reduce teacher salaries and other public workers' wages