New COVID-19 Income Support Bill – September 28, 2020

New COVID-19 Income Support Bill – September 28, 2020

New COVID-19 Income Support Bill – September 28, 2020

The spokesperson for the Conseil national des chômeurs et chômeuses, Pierre Céré, talks about the reform of employment insurance and new benefits to help workers affected by COVID-19.

Also on the show: NDP Deputy Leader Alexandre Boulerice discusses paid sick leave with Esther Bégin for workers who will have to quarantine themselves due to COVID-19.

Finally, political scientists Geneviève Tellier and Daniel Béland analyze the Liberals’ request to speed up the examination of the bill in support of workers during the pandemic.