Ministers Comment as Federal Cabinet Meets in Ottawa – September 14, 2020

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Ministers Comment as Federal Cabinet Meets in Ottawa – September 14, 2020

Speaking briefly with reporters as a two-day meeting of the federal cabinet gets underway in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau comments on his government’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic and on the death of Aline Chrétien. The spouse of former prime minister Jean Chrétien died on September 12, 2020, at the age of 84. Also speaking with reporters are Government House Leader Pablo Rodriguez and ministers Marc Garneau (transport), François-Philippe Champagne (foreign affairs) and Mélanie Joly (economic development and official languages).