Speculation increasing that 2015 election writ will be dropped in August

Opposition MPs say they have heard speculation about a possible Conservative plan to begin the election period perhaps as early as Aug. 5 after the Finance Canada ads on the universal child care benefits end.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, May 26, 2015 2:52 PM

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