Here's finance minister Chrystia Freeland announcing their effort to keep the surveillance power "on a permanent basis." She says it's a way to "increase the quality and quantity of intelligence…and make more information available to support investigations by law enforcement."
–7:53 PM · Feb 20, 2022·Twitter Web App
>>15678648 And here's Freeland reiterating the point 48 hours ago, saying government surveillance powers "do need to be expanded to cover crowdsourcing platforms and their payment providers. So that is something that we need to do, and we will do, and that needs to be in place permanently." 8:21 PM · Feb 20, 2022·Twitter Web App https://twitter.com/njhochman/status/1495569289914507269