The 42nd election campaign still has another month to go until election day on October 19th. It feels like it’s already been going on a long time, having started on August 2nd. Compared to just about every past election campaign, this one is definitely one of the longest:
Dissolution of previous parliament:
Number of Days from Dissolution to Election:
Number of Days from Writ to Election:
And that’s not even including the unofficial campaign rhetoric, which has been going on for seeming months, if not the past year.
Source: Parliament of Canada
Retrieved August 27, at 4:00pm PST