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THE PROBLEM WITH CONGRESS

Too many people believe we will get better government by making sure no one in congress gets to stay there for a long time. I don’t know why inexperience would mean better government. 1,400 more words

History

ESU detective aims to educate New York on what state Constitution actually means

By Maria Rocha-Buschel

All members of the NYPD are required to swear an oath to the New York State Constitution when they begin their service, but Detective James Coll said that it wasn’t until after he swore his oath that he actually took the time to read it. 570 more words

13th Precinct

Rauner Vetoes Budget

We saw this coming, didn’t we? Of course we did. Governor Rauner said time and time again that a $4 billion out of balance budget is unacceptable for the state of Illinois. 235 more words

News

Term Limits a Must in Congress

We complain every year about Congress and every election comes and goes with the same old people still in office because for some stupid reason we elect them again. 733 more words

Government

Luxembourg term limit referendum

On June 7th, the same day as the Turkish and Mexican elections, Luxembourg held three referenda: one proposal would have reduced the voting age to 16, another would have extended voting rights to foreigners living in the country for more than 10 years and the last one would have imposed a ten-year term limit on serving as member of the government. 193 more words

ELECTORAL SYSTEMS & REFORM

PHILIPPINE PRESIDENT AQUINO WILL SEEK REELECTION IN 2022

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles ) – Philippine President NoyNoy Aquino has officially declared his candidacy for reelection — in 2022. His announcement came during a press conference while on a state visit to Japan. 169 more words

Politics

It Will Take Leadership To Fix Our Broken Election Process

By Sal Bommarito

America is engaged in finding a new president to replace Barack Obama. The current administration has not lived up to the expectations and hoopla of the 2008 and 2012 elections, so the next election should be that much more intense, competitive and demanding of the candidates. 461 more words

American Leadership