The Conservatives have recanted slightly on the Unfair Elections Act, no doubt to brag about how they are making it easier to vote, knowing full we’ll that Elections Canada has limited scope to launch its voting campaigns so late in the game.

See Freed from constraints, Elections Canada set to launch its own campaigns in the Ottawa Citizen.

After almost having its chief electoral officer “muzzled,” Elections Canada is launching a new advertising campaign this week, and will target youth, seniors and aboriginals, in a pilot project to help Canadians cast ballots Oct. 19.