Bloc Leader Discusses Party’s Motion on Election During COVID-19 – May 13, 2021

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Bloc Leader Discusses Party’s Motion on Election During COVID-19 – May 13, 2021

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet discusses his party’s opposition day motion, which is set to be debated in the House of Commons. This motion calls on the government to do everything possible to avoid an election as long as the COVID-19 pandemic is not over. The Bloc leader also faces questions on the looming tabling of a bill by the government of Quebec concerning French as the official and common language in Quebec. (May 13, 2021) (no interpretation)