PM to deliver rare televised address following Throne Speech

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The Throne Speech is a few hours away.

The much anticipated speech is expected to outline the Liberal's plans for child care, health care, affordable housing and most importantly navigating the economic fallout from the pandemic.

A few hours after the speech the Prime Minister will deliver a rare televised address.

His office says the speech will focus on the urgency of fighting COVID-19 at a time when we face a second wave of the virus

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh hinted again yesterday his party will support the speech, which would allow the minority Liberals to survive a confidence vote.

The Throne Speech gets underway at 2:10 this afternoon and the PM's address is scheduled for 6:30 this evening.

610 CKTB will be carrying both live.