Green Homes Retrofit Grant and Ending For-Profit LTCS – May 27, 2021

Green Homes Retrofit Grant and Ending For-Profit LTCS – May 27, 2021

Green Homes Retrofit Grant and Ending For-Profit LTCS – May 27, 2021

Scrums, news conferences, committees, conferences – highlights from the working day in Canadian politics.

During a virtual news conference, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces the launch of the federal government’s $2.6-billion Canada Greener Homes Grant program for Canadians to retrofit their homes and make them more energy efficient. He is joined by Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan and Gudie Hutchings, the parliamentary secretary to the minister for women and gender equality and rural economic development. The prime minister speaks with reporters following his announcement.

At a virtual news conference, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh discusses the party’s plan to improve long-term care in Canada. He is joined by NDP MP Heather McPherson.