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Canada election: Where are federal health updates on COVID-19 during election campaign?

With COVID-19 cases rising in Canada there was yet again no briefing from the Canada Public Health Agency.

Since the federal election was called there hasn’t been a peep on camera from Canada’s top doctors.

Abigail Bimman is on the campaign trail with Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and asked him why this is no longer happening especially with cases increasing in the fourth wave.

Meanwhile, the Conservative campaign made a brief stop in Brantford, Ont. today where Erin O’Toole promised to boost health care funding if elected, pledging $60 billion over the next decade with a big focus on mental health services.

The Conservatives seem to be crossing over into typical NDP territory as well. In recent days O’Toole has been making a pitch to unionized workers.

And as Mike Le Couteur reports, it’s all about securing a broader base.

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