Le chef du Bloc Québécois Yves-François Blanchet s’adresse aux journalistes alors que les députés se préparent à reprendre leur calendrier normal de séances après un ajournement prolongé en raison de la pandémie de COVID-19 (maladie à coronavirus). Les partis fédéraux n’ont pas encore conclu d’entente concernant l’adoption d’un horaire modifié pour les prochaines séances.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill as the House of Commons prepares to resume its regular sitting schedule following a prolonged adjournment due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. The federal parties have not yet reached an agreement to implement a modified schedule for future sittings.
In Halifax, a homecoming ceremony is held for Capt. Jennifer Casey, who was killed in the May 17 crash of a Canadian Forces Snowbirds aircraft, in Kamloops, B.C. The Snowbirds had been deployed in a cross-country tour to boost morale of Canadians and to pay tribute to frontline workers during the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. … Read more
In a news conference outside his home in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discusses the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic, including an increase to the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) in July for the upcoming year. The prime minister also announces that Health Canada has approved the first Canadian trials for … Read more
In Regina, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe and Dr. Saqib Shahab, the province’s chief medical officer of health, provide an update on the provincial response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. They are joined via teleconference by Saskatchewan Health Authority representatives Scott Livingstone and Dr. Susan Shaw, as well as Saskatchewan Public Safety Agency president Marlo Pritchard.