Trudeau promises $82 billion in economic supports in COVID-19 fight

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OTTAWA — The federal government will deploy up to $82 billion in direct spending and deferred taxes to help every Canadian get through the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday. “In these extraordinary times our government is taking extraordinary measures,” Trudeau said in a news conference outside his Ottawa residence.