Throne speech mustn’t neglect crucial Liberal pre-pandemic health commitments

Article Link: https://www.cbc.ca/news/opinion/opinion-health-care-throne-speech-1.5726111

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

Government has obligation to address pharmacare, charities, food and vaping regulations What determines a government’s actions? As the late British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan is famously quoted, “Events, dear boy, events.” This year, governments around the world have faced one of the biggest possible “events” with the COVID-19 pandemic. It has upended political, economic and social plans, not to mention the sickness and death it has caused. The Governor General will be delivering the new Speech from the Throne on Sept. 23, promoted as Canada’s roadmap to pandemic recovery.