So far, the prime minister said some 240,000 people have successfully applied to Canada Emergency Response Benefit.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he expects 'those supplies to be delivered,' citing a call that his top diplomat and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had on Monday morning. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the government continues to have “very productive” discussions with the Trump administration over the shipment of medical supplies needed by front-line health workers.
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CSC says the external reviewers act as a ‘key safeguard’ to the new ‘structured intervention unit' approach, but the researchers say it's precisely that ‘legitimacy’ the oversight lends that makes its failure a problem.
Pressure is mounting on the Canadian government to back the waiver as it has received support from the U.S. and more than 30 Liberal MPs are calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to champion the initiative.