More help on way for youth, businesses taking financial hit from COVID-19
From CBC News – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today that more aid for young Canadians and businesses taking a hit from COVID-19 is on the way, as the Conservatives warn of catastrophic consequences if money doesn’t get out the door soon.
Trudeau announced changes to the Canada Summer Jobs program aimed at helping youth and other young people get work in sectors that aren’t shut down due to the global pandemic.
During his daily briefing at 11:15 a.m. ET, the prime minister also announced proposed changes to expand eligibility for the wage subsidy program.