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CBC Radio's The House: New restrictions, new challenges

On this week’s show: Brampton mayor Patrick Brown reacts to new pandemic restrictions in parts of Ontario. Then, Public Services and Procurement Minister Anita Anand discusses Canada’s approval of new COVID-19 rapid tests and preparations for a vaccine. And House of Commons Speaker Anthony Rota explains the challenges of a hybrid Parliament, while EU expert Lutz Guellner issues a warning about COVID-19 disinformation.

Here's what's on this week's episode of The House

Storefronts in Ottawa's Glebe neighbourhood are reflected in a window sign in March. The federal government announced Friday that targeted aid is coming for some businesses hit by pandemic closures, as Ontario moves to implement further restrictions in the province's hot spots. (Justin Tang/Canadian Press)
On this week’s show: Brampton mayor Patrick Brown reacts to new pandemic restrictions in parts of Ontario. Then, Procurement Minister Anita Anand discusses Canada’s approval of new COVID-19 rapid tests and preparations for a vaccine. Plus, House of Commons Speaker Anthony Rota explains the challenges of a hybrid Parliament, before EU expert Lutz Guellner issues a warning about COVID-19 disinformation. 50:01

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