The Canadian Press

2015-08-02 | FedElxn

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Stephen Harper asked Governor General David Johnston to dissolve Parliament today, which launched an 11-week election campaign in advance of an election October 19th.

Date: 2015-08-02
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Harper made the announcement today outside Rideau Hall in the middle of the August long weekend the conservative leader was then peppered by the media about his decision to start the longest and costly is campaign in modern Canadian history Harper defended his decision saying his Rivals were already campaigning on the public dime by the parties themselves and he started his election campaign in Gatineau quebec-- he's calling it The Campaign for change Kristy kirkup the Canadian press Ottawa >>