Alberta advocacy group starts its own COVID-19 briefings

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Alberta advocacy group starts its own COVID-19 briefings” – below is their description.

A group called ProtectOurProvince Alberta launched a series of COVID-19 briefings Monday to ‘fill the void’ left by the provincial government, which hasn’t held any pandemic briefings for weeks as case counts and hospitalizations have surged.

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