The West Block: December 12, 2021 | Quarantine hotels return, inflation and Canada’s China policy

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Global News published this video item, entitled “The West Block: December 12, 2021 | Quarantine hotels return, inflation and Canada’s China policy” – below is their description.

This week on ‘The West Block’, guest host Abigail Bimman is joined by Conservative MP Melissa Lantsman and NDP MP Jenny Kwan to talk about the return of quarantine hotels and issues experienced by Canadians.

Then, former Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz joins Bimman to talk about inflation, the rising cost of living and what can and can’t be done to address the issues.

Meanwhile, with Canada having joined the United States and other countries in a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in China, Bimman speaks with former Canadian ambassador to China, Guy Saint-Jacques, about Canada’s China policy going forward.

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