MPs on Rapid Tests, Quebec’s COVID-19 Red Zones – October 1, 2020

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MPs on Rapid Tests, Quebec’s COVID-19 Red Zones – October 1, 2020

Speaking with reporters on Parliament Hill ahead of question period, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh discusses issues including rapid COVID-19 tests and the reintroduction of the federal government’s legislation to ban conversion therapy in Canada.

Economic Development Minister Mélanie Joly, Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes, and NDP deputy leader Alexandre Boulerice are asked about the debate in Quebec on whether the federal government should issue an official apology for the October Crisis. They also respond to questions on whether Ottawa should provide support for Quebec businesses in COVID-19 red zones that are forced to close due to new provincial restrictions. (no interpretation)