Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gives an update on the government's measures to help Canadians amid the COVID-19 pandemic from Rideau Cottage in Ottawa on March 23, 2020. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
For perhaps the first time in recent memory, Canada’s political leaders are preoccupied first and foremost with leading.
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