Assessing Risks Along the Canada-U.S. Border

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Premier Doug Ford has stressed that he does not want the Canada-U.S. border opened any time soon. But what is the actual threat posed to Ontario by northern American cities that are still in the thick of the COVID-19 outbreak? What could new border screening procedures look like? And what is the financial impact of more than 60 days of closure for the Canadian and American economy?
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May 25, 2020
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