Petition Closed
Petitioning Democratic National Committee and 1 other

Shorten the US Presidential Election Cycle

68,511
Supporters

By the time Americans go to the polls on November 8th, this Presidential campaign will have run over 600 days, kicking off with Ted Cruz’s announcement in March of 2015.

This election cycle has been extremely damaging and has incited fear and hatred in a country founded on the beauty of our differences and the desire to lift each person, no matter race, religion, political party, or economic status, to reach his or her fullest potential.

We love our country. It is because we love our country that we want to limit the length of the campaign season. By tweaking the Presidential primary calendar, the DNC and RNC could drastically reduce the amount of time we are exposed to presidential campaigns.

Countries across the globe have limited campaign seasons to as short as 6 weeks. With an organized system, a successful, informative, professional campaign could be run.

The American people have been extremely disrespected in this campaign season with the ugliness that pits us against each other and with nonsense and fear-mongering. It is time this comes to an end and that we demand better for ourselves.

We cannot sustain another lengthy slugfest like what we have witnessed for the past two years and ask both the DNC and RNC to reform the process and shorten our election season.


Sheryl Crow started this petition with a single signature, and now has 68,511 supporters. Start a petition today to change something you care about.




Today: Sheryl is counting on you

Sheryl Crow needs your help with “Democratic National Committee: Shorten the US Presidential Election Cycle”. Join Sheryl and 68,510 supporters today.