Outgoing chief of defence staff, Jonathan Vance, 'has dispatched some of his best planners' to the Public Health Agency of Canada to plan for the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines, says defence official Maj. Gen. Trevor Cadieu.
Defence official Maj. Gen. Trevor Cadieu, pictured speaking to the House National Defence Committee on Nov. 16, says the Canadian Armed Forces are working with health officials to set up a 'national operations centre,' but details are still being finalized. Screen capture via ParlVu
Canada’s military is embedding with public health officials in preparation for its role in eventually distributing COVID-19 vaccines, once they have been approved.
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If the Liberal leadership speculation does not stop, Liberals could end up in the same situation as Conservatives are now in, says Darrell Bricker. But Nik Nanos says Trudeau could theoretically win another government.
Alexa McDonough, who died on Jan. 15 at the age of 77, was the second woman to lead the federal NDP from 1995 through 2006; a time, her former colleagues recall, in which women in politics faced much sexism.