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Term Limits

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Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 12/12/2007 Category: Politics
Updated: 10 years ago Status: Challenge Declined
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independentprogressive

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As a Representative Republic, we need term limits for all our elected representatives in order to allow the peoples' power of determining their leaders.
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Posted by Lookingatissues 1 week ago
Lookingatissues
Ask Those politicians who have been in office for decades if they think term limits was a good idea or not.
They came to Washington to do good and stayed to do well. . . For themselves.
The Big Apple: "They came to do good and stayed to do well. . .
www. Barrypopik. Com/index. Php/new_york_city/entry/they_came_to_do. . .

An old saying of Washington, D. C. , Is that a politician or a bureaucrat "came to do good and stayed to do well. " In other words, The individual came to do good (for others), But stayed to do well (for himself or herself) with a well-paid lobbying job or other perk of the position. The saying has been cited in print since at least 1967.
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