Alberta Premier on Trucker Vaccination Partnership with Montana – May 7, 2021

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Alberta Premier on Trucker Vaccination Partnership with Montana – May 7, 2021

At a press conference in Calgary, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announces his government has reached an agreement with the U.S. state of Montana to vaccinate the province’s commercial truck drivers who transport essential goods across the border. About 2,000 truck drivers are eligible to receive vaccinations under the program. The premier is joined by Ric McIver, Alberta’s minister of transportation, and Chris Nash, president of the Alberta Motor Transport Association. (no interpretation)