Quebec Liberals wish to grill Arruda on Christmas plan, fast exams

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Liberal MNAs wish to query Dr. Horacio Arruda, Quebec’s director of public well being, in a listening to of the Nationwide Meeting’s well being and social providers committee.

At a press convention on the Nationwide Meeting on Tuesday, Liberal Chief Dominique Anglade famous that elected officers have by no means been capable of work together instantly with Arruda.

She mentioned she desires to query him about, amongst different issues, Quebec’s Christmas plan, which has been clarified a number of occasions, and on the potential for deploying rapid tests to attempt to reduce the unfold of COVID-19.

Anglade mentioned she would additionally like Arruda to make clear what he meant when he mentioned he needed to elucidate to Dr. Anthony Fauci, a extremely revered scientific determine in the USA, that in Quebec it will not be obligatory to check asymptomatic folks earlier than the vacation season.

Premier François Legault and his ministers proclaim that they help transparency, Anglade mentioned.

“Nicely, as we speak, we give them the chance to show it.”

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