☎ Poll question: How long should presidential campaigns last?

Which is closer to your opinion?

Total Democrat Republican Independent
American presidential campaigns should come in a limited time frame. 65% 71% 63% 66%
American presidential campaigns should not be limited. 23% 20% 30% 21%
Don't know. 12% 9% 7% 13%

If there were time limits placed on American presidential campaigns, what do you think is the right time frame for campaigns to start?

Total Democrat Republican Independent
Six weeks before Election Day 7% 9% 6% 8%
Three months before Election Day 13% 16% 11% 13%
Six months before Election Day 27% 28% 28% 26%
One year before Election Day 32% 29% 35% 35%
Two years before Election Day 8% 9% 9% 8%
Four years before Election Day 5% 5% 6% 4%
Don't know 7% 4% 4% 5%

Read this Center for Public Integrity/Ipsos poll's methodology.

See full poll results from Ipsos here.