Taxes touted to slay deficit Published Wednesday January 19th, 2011

The pre-budget consultation process also met with opposition yesterday that the province must go ahead with a mix of new revenue generators and program cuts.

"New Brunswick spends less than one per cent towards any preventive measure of any kind and that is where we need the investment," said Jean-Luc BĂ©langer, director of the Acadian Association of Senior Francophones.