Ontario Premier on COVID-19 Tests, Lockdowns, Alcohol Sales – February 18, 2021

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Ontario Premier on COVID-19 Tests, Lockdowns, Alcohol Sales – February 18, 2021

Doug Ford, the premier of Ontario, delivers brief remarks during a visit to a Toronto construction site to highlight COVID-19 rapid-testing initiatives in the province. He is joined by Monte McNaughton, the Ontario labour minister. Later, responding to reporters’ questions, the premier comments on COVID-19 restrictions that are in place in Toronto and Peel Region and on the possibility of allowing for the sale of alcoholic beverages in 7-Eleven retail stores. (no interpretation)