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No funds for provinces that don’t agree to improve long-term care standards, PM hints

Dec 16 2020 — Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hinting that provinces that don't want to work with Ottawa to improve standards in long-term care homes won't get federal funding. In a year-end interview Wednesday with The Canadian Press, Trudeau said his government will "happily partner" with provinces and territories that want to boost standards in long-term […]

No funds for provinces that don’t agree to improve long-term care standards, PM hints

Dec 16 2020 — Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hinting that provinces that don't want to work with Ottawa to improve standards in long-term care homes won't get federal funding. In a year-end interview Wednesday with The Canadian Press, Trudeau said his government will "happily partner" with provinces and territories that want to boost standards in long-term […]