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Australian Elections a Bore Compared to US

The election campaign underway in Australia is often summed up by the local media with the following words: “A marathon.” “Endless.” “Exhausting.” That endless, exhausting marathon lasts a whopping eight weeks - an eternity for Australians who cannot conceive of the years-long campaigning Americans are subjected to by their presidential candidates.   The length of the campaigns is hardly the only difference between the two countries' electoral processes, which are unfolding...

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