The government announced an extension for the CEWS earlier this month.
Zi-Ann Lum is an Ottawa-based federal politics reporter with HuffPost Canada. She is a member of the Canadian Parliamentary Press Gallery as well as the Canadian Association of Journalists. Her investigative features have been nominated for Canadian Association of Journalists awards. In between stories, she helps produce “Follow-Up with Althia Raj,” a HuffPost Canada politics podcast. Before arriving on Parliament Hill, she worked as a reporter and front page editor in Vancouver and Toronto. Zi-Ann is a graduate of the University of British Columbia. She has been with HuffPost Canada since 2012.
Canada’s top doctor Dr. Theresa Tam said clamping down on “sparks” is important.
05/21/2020 16:55 EDT
Seemingly small changes, such as providing one-time use pencils, would require new legislation.
05/18/2020 10:08 EDT
Devastating cancer diagnoses and critical diseases do not stop for a pandemic.
05/17/2020 08:09 EDT
The employment minister later said 200,000 CERB claims have not been flagged as potentially fraudulent.
05/13/2020 17:13 EDT
Elizabeth May said the remarks constituted “unparliamentary” language.
05/07/2020 17:47 EDT
The PM says new measures are expected in "coming days or week."
05/06/2020 16:55 EDT
Canada is expected to hit the “largest budgetary deficit on record” in 2020-2021.
05/04/2020 16:39 EDT
Justin Trudeau told parents the one-time boost is for “whatever you need.”
05/04/2020 13:04 EDT
Trans educator says leadership hopeful resurrected a “disgusting” trope in an email blast.
05/01/2020 17:26 EDT
The middle class prosperity minister was asked to define “prosperity” earlier this year.
04/30/2020 18:33 EDT
Some MPs want a crackdown to help pay for new programs.
04/29/2020 18:30 EDT
The mute button had never been more important.
04/28/2020 18:05 EDT
Basic income advocates have been calling on the government to make the CERB universal.
04/22/2020 16:30 EDT
The House of Commons Speaker wants MPs to avoid the temptation of sweatpants when working from home.
04/21/2020 17:55 EDT
The prime minister called the situation “heartbreak on top of other heartbreaks.”
04/20/2020 17:05 EDT
“The front line is everywhere,” the prime minister said about the current outbreak.
04/11/2020 15:31 EDT
The prime minister said “normality” is on hold until a vaccine is available.
04/09/2020 12:50 EDT
He hasn’t been on Parliament Hill for four weeks.
04/08/2020 16:55 EDT
Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says he loves it.
04/08/2020 13:33 EDT
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