March 9, 2020
[La version française suit le texte anglais.]
FAO TO RELEASE LONG-TERM BUDGET OUTLOOK: 2020-2050
Media Briefing: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., March 11, 2020
Committee Room 228, Ontario Legislature
Press Conference: 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., March 11, 2020
Media Studio, Queen’s Park
TORONTO, March 9, 2020 – On Wednesday, March 11, 2020, the Financial Accountability Office of Ontario (FAO) will release its Long-term Budget Outlook: 2020-2050.
There will be a background briefing for *accredited media at 12:00 p.m. in Committee Room 228 at the Legislature. *Accreditation is available through Gerald Christopher, Room 149, main floor of the Legislative Building [beside the Media Studio], by calling 416-325-7922, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
At the media technical briefing, senior officials from the Financial Accountability Office of Ontario (FAO) will provide a brief presentation and review of the report, and answer questions on a not-for-attribution basis.
Financial Accountability Officer, Peter Weltman, will be available for “on-the-record” media questions immediately following the background briefing in the Media Studio at 1:00 p.m. Live webcasting of the press conference will be available at 1:00 p.m. here.
The report will be posted on the FAO website www.fao-on.org/en/ at 1:00 p.m.
About the FAO
Established by the Financial Accountability Officer Act, 2013, the Financial Accountability Office (FAO) provides independent analysis on the state of the Province’s finances, trends in the provincial economy and related matters important to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. Visit our website at http://www.fao-on.org/en/ and follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/InfoFAO.