September 16, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

OTTAWA, ON – The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, and his family will be tested for COVID-19 on Wednesday.

A member of Mr. O’Toole’s staff, with whom he was travelling, has tested positive for COVID-19. While he hasn’t shown symptoms, Mr. O’Toole and his family are being tested out of an abundance of caution. Other staff who were travelling with Mr. O’Toole are also being tested and will be self-isolating.

Mr. O’Toole’s office is contacting everyone with whom he has recently met.

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“My family and I are feeling well, but we take COVID-19 very seriously. Today was going to be Jack’s first day back at school, but instead we will be getting tested and self-isolating per public health guidelines. The health and safety of my family and all Canadians is my top priority.”

  • The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition

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For more information:

Chelsea Tucker
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(613) 219-3790

Axel Rioux
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(613) 291-7125