PM Trudeau: Update on COVID-19 Vaccines, Cabinet Shuffle – January 12, 2021

COVID-19: Canada Responds

PM Trudeau: Update on COVID-19 Vaccines, Cabinet Shuffle – January 12, 2021

Speaking outside his home in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provides an update on the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic.

In his remarks, the prime minister comments on his latest cabinet shuffle and announces that Canada has reached an agreement with Pfizer to purchase an additional 20 million doses of their COVID-19 vaccine. Responding to questions from reporters, he discusses the rollout of vaccines and addresses speculation concerning the timing of the next federal election.