Alberta government threatens to dissolve Lethbridge police force unless chief shows reform plan in weeks

Alberta government threatens to dissolve Lethbridge police force unless chief shows reform plan in weeks

Alberta’s justice minister has given the police chief in Lethbridge, Alta., a three-week deadline to produce a plan to shape up the force, saying if not, it’ll be dissolved under an “extraordinary” step by the government, according to letters exclusively obtained by CBC News.Alberta Justice Minister Kaycee Madu, left, has given a three-week deadline to…

Trudeau says he does not need mandate for pandemic budget because he already has one

Trudeau says he does not need mandate for pandemic budget because he already has one

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he does not need to call an election to get a mandate from Canadians to implement the coming federal budget because he already has one.Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he does not need a mandate for his government’s pandemic budget because he already has one. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press)Prime Minister…