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A Real Term Limit

Ann Anon Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 6:47 AM
They would impose term limits on themselves if they did not have such incredible retirement benefits including but not limited to pensions and private healthcare and many times security details. The results of 20 years in Congress is absolutely unmatched in any other career. Get rid of it all but security for those who are targets and let them live as we do. That being saving their own money for their own retirement and utilizing Medicare so that they can see the results of their meddling with health care.
The main thing wrong with the term limits movement is the "s" at the end of the word "limit."

What are advocates of term limits trying to accomplish? If they are trying to keep government from being run by career politicians, whose top priority is getting themselves reelected, then term limits on given jobs fail to do that.

When someone reaches the limit of how long one can spend as a county supervisor, then it is just a question of finding another political office to run for, such as a member of the state legislature. And when the limit on terms there is...