Politics Briefing: Trudeau lumps Poilievre and Smith together as united in efforts to restrict youth transgender rights

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Hello, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is lumping together federal Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre and Alberta Premier Danielle Smith as united in efforts to take away the rights of youth to make decisions about their health. Trudeau’s comments came today hours after Poilievre offered his most detailed comment to date on aspects of Alberta’s controversial new plan, announced by Smith, to limit transgender medical treatments for youth. “What Mr. Poilievre and Ms. Smith are proposing is to take away the rights of parents and their kids to make the right choices for them with their doctors,” Trudeau told journalists as he...