CBC News Network’s Sunday Scrum panel is your vacation spot for frank dialogue and evaluation of the week’s large political tales.
This week, we discuss to our panellists about how Canada’s ambassador to China, Dominic Barton, was lately granted digital consular entry to detained Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor.
The panellists additionally focus on new, focused assist for some companies hit by COVID-19 closures as Ontario brings again sure pandemic restrictions supposed to halt the unfold of the virus.
Also on this system: a dialogue of the wealth hole uncovered by the general public well being disaster, the federal authorities’s return to a controversial lottery system that distributes sponsorships to reunite immigrant households and what the results of the U.S. presidential election might imply for Canadians.
WATCH | Spavor, Kovrig granted consular entry:
WATCH | More assist for companies hit by COVID closures:
WATCH | Closing the wealth hole:
WATCH | Immigration lottery opens Oct. 13:
WATCH | Bracing for disruptions from U.S. election: