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Federal officials brief MPs, parliamentary staff on efforts to combat coronavirus

The election ushered in what is certain to be a period of uncertainty and discord unseen in Canada for years.
Liberal MP John McKay says he hasn't seen a dip in social engagements, but NDP MP Jenny Kwan says her weekend calendar is noticeably light, with community groups cancelling their events. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
By Beatrice Paez       

PARLIAMENT HILL—As concerns over the coronavirus grow, dozens of MPs and parliamentary staff sat down for an hour-long briefing on Tuesday with federal officials who offered advice on how to mitigate the virus’ spread. 

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