Canada Falling Further Behind In Vaccination Race As Federal Procurement Lags

Article Link: https://spencerfernando.com/2021/01/14/canada-falling-further-behind-in-vaccination-race-as-federal-procurement-lags/

The gap between what the federal government says about Canada’s vaccination effort, and the reality of that effort, is growing wider by the day. While initially seeking to shift blame to the provinces, it is turning out to be increasingly the case that federal vaccine procurement is falling short. In many cases, provinces have been able to rapidly distribute vaccines, when they have those vaccines on hand. But getting the vaccines is the responsibility of the federal government, and the government is simply not keeping up.