Provincial government cancels Kenney's employment announcement
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney speaks at the Rideau Club in Ottawa on Thursday, March 12, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
EDMONTON -- The government has cancelled Premier Jason Kenney's announcement on support for unemployed Albertans.
Kenney was scheduled to speak at 9 a.m. on changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program.
Alberta's unemployment rate was lessened by 2.7 per cent in July. In Edmonton it went down by 0.7 per cent, while in Calgary it only saw a decrease of 0.1 per cent.