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Elizabeth May outspent other leaders during federal election

Last Updated Mar 26, 2016 at 12:00 pm MDT

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Financial reports show Green leader Elizabeth May spent almost $230,000 to win her riding

Elizabeth May spent more than any other federal party leader to secure her seat in last October’s election.

Financial reports filed with Elections Canada show the Green leader spent almost $230,000 to win her Saanich-Gulf Islands riding.

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair spent the least, shelling out less than $105,000 to hold onto his seat in Montreal Outremont.

Justin Trudeau spent just over $183,000 to clinch his seat in Montreal Papineau and Stephen Harper spent just over $117,000 dollars to win his Calgary heritage riding.

May responded with this tweet: