Cases Rise as MPs Debate COVID-19 Legislation – September 28, 2020

Cases Rise as MPs Debate COVID-19 Legislation – September 28, 2020

Cases Rise as MPs Debate COVID-19 Legislation – September 28, 2020

Peter Van Dusen welcomes infectious disease specialist Dr. Isaac Bogoch (University of Toronto) to discuss the rise in COVID-19 cases across Canada.

The government has put forward a motion to fast-track new COVID-19 legislation and introduce a series of new benefits, with the Canada Emergency Response Benefit now expired. We hear from MPs Dan Albas (Conservative), Peter Julian (NDP), and Arif Virani (Liberal).

Journalists Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse), Susan Delacourt (Toronto Star), and John Ivison (National Post) analyze the latest developments.