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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Premiers press Trudeau on vaccine mandates, antiviral pill approval

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has held a call with Canada’s premiers, and the Omicron surge was at the top of the agenda. The teleconference was held on Tuesday with many of the country’s provincial and territorial premiers it was their first meeting since mid-December, and since the omicron variant pushed case counts and hospitalizations to record highs. From warnings…

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Quebec shutters businesses amid COVID-19 surge

Quebec has shut down bars, gyms, cinemas and other businesses, in an attempt to curb a dramatic surge in COVID-19 caseloads. The province also instituted a mandatory work-from-home order for all non-essential workers. Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET Subscribe to The National: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Connect with The National online: Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/thenational Twitter |…

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Quebec announces new capacity limits amid sharp rise in COVID-19 cases | FULL

Premier François Legault delivered the tough news to Quebecers on Thursday – there will be more public health restrictions starting next Monday amid a sharp rise in COVID-19 cases as the Omicron variant spreads. Among the restrictions, he announced capacity reductions in public spaces including at places of worship and restaurants, banned karaoke, a maximum 10-person capacity for home…

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