Newsroom Ready: Pandemic needs to be crushed before real economic recovery begins: Freeland

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland says the Liberals plan a stimulus program of up to $100 billion once the COVID-19 pandemic is on the run, but until then attacking the virus and helping those who need support is their top priority. Reducing that aid as the economy recovers will depend on measures the government hasn't devised yet, but Freeland says the number of hours Canadians are working will be a key element.