Government Vaccine Deal – September 25, 2020
Scrums, news conferences, committees, conferences – highlights from the working day in Canadian politics:
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provides an update on the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The update comes amid growing indications that Canada is facing a second wave of the pandemic. The prime minister is joined by Anita Anand, the federal minister of public services and procurement, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer, and Dr. Howard Njoo, the deputy chief public health officer.
During Question Period, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland and members of cabinet face inquiries concerning the government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.