Ottawa maintains the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy is about protecting workers, no matter who they work for.
Canada is prepping its economy for a second wave of COVID-19. The U.S. is a different story.
European countries had mechanisms in place to keep people attached to work during a crisis. In Canada, we had to reinvent the wheel.
An announcement to help people with disabilities is expected this week, Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough told HuffPost.