Liberal Candidate in LGTIRL Roberta Abbott aims to help local businesses recover from the pandemic
Roberta Abbott Liberal Candidate for Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands & Rideau Lakes, says her party will lead Canada to recovery after the pandemic.
She is urging all to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Abbott tells Lake 88 news she wants to help small local businesses to come out of the downturn caused by the pandemic.
She says her party has to work hard to help and protect that 10% and help them come out on the other side with measures put in place by the Liberals, like the hiring recovery benefit.
Other local issues she would like to target include daycare. She touted the planned $10 per day offering by her party. She also pledges to work on getting vital highspeed internet and better cell coverage to the riding, particularly in rural areas.
Today we speak with Michelle Taylor, NDP Candidate in Leeds-Grenville, Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes on In Focus after the News@Noon as our coverage of Canada Votes 2021 continues.