Campaign Finance Opinions02/10/2012
In 1999, CBS News and the New York Times asked people about their positions on campaign finance. That year, 62 percent of those polled said they favored limiting the amount of money individuals can contribute to political campaigns, while 36 percent favored allowing individuals to contribute as much money as they’d like. In an identical question this month, responses were similar.
Source: CBS News/New York Times, January 2012.