No election, yet. What next?

  1. The race is on. Can Boris get an election before the Benn Bill requiring him to ask for a Brexit extension on 19th October becomes law?
  2. With 25 working days required for a General Election campaign, a day to count votes and a day required to install new MPs, October 15th would need to be election day, meaning Parliament would need to be dissolved on Monday
  3. The standard Fixed Term Parliament Act route hasn't worked - but then Boris knew that. He had to expose two things: