Federal government signs $221-million agreement with Quebec for long-term care homes

Federal government signs $221-million agreement with Quebec for long-term care homes

Federal Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announces more funding for long term care facilities during a press conference on Monday, June 27, 2022 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz Federal Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos announces more funding for long term care facilities during a press conference on Monday, June 27, 2022 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

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Under scrutiny, minister says RCMP's yearslong use of spyware tools is limited

Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino is defending the RCMP’s yearslong and undisclosed use of spyware capable of accessing cell phone and computer microphones, cameras and other data as part of dozens of major investigations. Testifying before a parliamentary committee on Monday, Mendicino said the national police force's use of these tools has only be permitted in 'the most serious offences.'