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News Government General
August 6, 2020  

Opposition hoping for answers in government documents about WE Charity deal

The feds have until Aug. 8 to table with the Commons finance committee all documents related to the now-cancelled agreement

News Government General
August 5, 2020  

WE controversy takes bite out of Trudeau, Liberal popularity: Poll

49% said that if Trudeau is found to have broken the ethics law a third time, there should be an election to decide if he is fit to continue serving as PM

News Government General
August 4, 2020  

Businesses could qualify for one more month of rent relief as program extended

About $613 million has been paid out to 63,000 tenants as of July 30

News Energy General
August 4, 2020  

Alberta, Ottawa sign deal that reduces oilsands environmental monitoring

The monitoring program funds research by outside organizations as well as government scientists

News Government General
July 30, 2020  

Tam says feds, experts discussing COVID-19 vaccine orders amid concerns of delay

Tam was addressing concerns that Canadians will have to get in line behind other countries to wait for the COVID-19 vaccine

News Metals Minerals General
July 29, 2020  

Feds invest $98M for the minerals and metals sector

The feds are supporting the Geo-mapping for Energy and Minerals program and the Targeted Geoscience Initiative

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

Canada urged to avoid ‘vaccine nationalism’ in race for COVID-19 cure

One senator and some health-care professionals are asking why Ottawa is delaying a decision on the $35-million pitch by Providence Therapeutics

News Government Transportation General
July 29, 2020  

Quebec shipyard late on delivering icebreakers after pushing feds on purchase

Ottawa agreed to purchase the three used civilian icebreakers at a total cost of at least $827 million from Chantier Davie in August 2018

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

WE sponsored travel for donors not the norm for other charities: experts

Morneau told the House of Commons finance committee last week he had freshly repaid WE Charity more than $41,000

News Government General
July 28, 2020  

Canada’s Ocean Supercluster announces $29M Ocean Aware project

Ocean Supercluster will provide $13.74 million in funding for the project, with $15.7M in funding coming from industry partners

News Government General
July 28, 2020  

Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19

Bill C-20 passed on a voice vote without changes

News Government General
July 28, 2020  

Kielburgers to testify at Commons committee over student program

Trudeau and his top aide, chief of staff Katie Telford, are scheduled to testify July 30 about the program and deal with WE

News Government General
July 28, 2020  

Feds invest $4.28B to expand testing and contact tracing

The federal government will also provide $7.5 billion towards personal protective equipment

News Energy General
July 28, 2020  

Feds invest $5.1M in net-zero energy community in London, Ont.

The objective of this project is to successfully construct Canada’s first large-scale, fully integrated, net-zero energy community using renewable energy and other innovations

News Government Transportation General
July 28, 2020  

Ont govt. delivers up to $4B to support municipalities and transit

Details on specific allocations will be provided in the coming weeks