Nova Scotia Premier Iain Rankin Comments After Cabinet Meeting – March 4, 2021

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Nova Scotia Premier Iain Rankin Comments After Cabinet Meeting – March 4, 2021

Nova Scotia Premier Iain Rankin speaks with reporters in Halifax following the weekly meeting of the provincial cabinet. He responds to questions about the federal government’s proposal for Indigenous regulated moderate livelihood fisheries to operate only during commercial seasons, his legislative agenda, and the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in the province. He announces that Nova Scotians should be able to receive their first vaccine shot by the end of June, signalling that the province may end its strategy of holding back the second dose of vaccines. Nova Scotia had made the decision to hold back vaccines due to concerns over availability. (no interpretation)