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A Real Term Limit

joQQeb Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 9:48 AM
Feinstein has been pushing gun control legislation since 1978 when she was on the San FGrancisco Board of Supervisors. One would think that any person of reasonable intelligence would ask themselves; "What is the common theme running through the countless number of times I've been involved in the assassination of politicians?" Gee Dianne; do ya' think maybe they were all just terrible shots over the last 35 years and the target was actually on your back.
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...