COVID-19 April 27 update: Trudeau addresses Canadians | Special coverage LIVE

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's update on measures the federal government is taking to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer gave a press conference at 1:30 p.m. ET (video link at the bottom of the live blog).

Join us after 11 a.m. ET today as we live blog and livestream the prime ministers' remarks and Q&A with reporters. In the meantime, you can watch CBC's continuing coverage on CBC News Network.