Evaluation: Legault authorities caught in disaster mode, agenda pending

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Someplace amid the resurging pandemic, the CAQ hopes to proceed with its political and legislative agenda. Prime of the checklist might be a “re-draft” of  Bill 61, the laws fast-tracking public infrastructure tasks equivalent to roads, hospitals and senior’s residences.

The unique invoice, which is meant to counteract the financial slowdown attributable to the pandemic, failed final June when the opposition blocked it.


The CAQ’s surroundings minister, Benoit Charette, additionally plans to desk his long-awaited “plan for a green economy,” which was delayed by the pandemic.

The legislature resumes sitting Tuesday for the autumn season.

“I’m optimistic that we’ll have the ability to respect all our guarantees throughout the four-year mandate,” Legault stated at a information convention Friday when requested how disruptive latest occasions have been. “In fact the subsequent weeks are a giant problem however we’re lots higher ready as we speak than we have been six months in the past.”