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Feds will fund COVID-19 testing, tracing and data-sharing, Trudeau promises

May 22 2020 — Laura Osman, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — The federal government will fund provincial efforts to test people for COVID-19, track the contacts of those who test positive, and help different jurisdictions share data, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Friday. The measures are essential because COVID-19 remains a serious health threat and the economy can't fully recover until Canadians are confident […]