Mar 24, 2020
By Zoomer Radio
Libby Znaimer is joined by John Capobianco,Senior Vice President & Senior Partner, FleishmanHillard HighRoad, Karen Stintz, Former Toronto City Councillor and current CEO of Variety Village, as well as Charles Bird, Managing Principal of Earnscliffe Strategy Group in Toronto.
In the news: Parliament is reconvening today to pass emergency legislation. The first draft of that bill would have given the Liberal government wide-reaching new powers to tax and spend without parliamentary approval until the end of 2021. The opposition refused to give them a blank cheque and they agreed to support the bill after The Trudeau government agreed to change the draft legislation. Meanwhile, states of emergency have been declared in a number of provinces including Ontario as well as in the cities of Toronto and Mississauga.