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"The Lost Republic?," By Edward J. Lopez

Perceptions matter in politics. If Lawrence Lessig’s Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congressand a Plan to Stop It  persuades, then the most dangerous place in politics today is the intersection where voter perception meets congressional corruption. 2,297 more words

Essays And Reviews

Missouri House OKs term limits for all statewide offices

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ A constitutional amendment to impose term limits on all of Missouri’s statewide elected officials is getting a closer look in the Missouri Legislature. 109 more words

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Term Limits in Congress?

From time to time, someone in Congress asks that the Constitution to be changed so that Presidents could be elected to more than two terms, thus repealing the 22nd Amendment. 199 more words

General Political Science

Group: Mississippi lawmakers need term limits

JACKSON, Miss. — A group announced Monday it was starting a ballot initiative that proposes limiting Mississippi lawmakers and statewide elected officials to two consecutive four-year terms in the same office. 387 more words

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CL: McDaniel's PAC Gathering Signatures for Term Limits

By Geoff Pender, Clarion Ledger, April 20, 2015

The United Conservatives Fund PAC founded by state Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Ellisville, plans to gather signatures to put term limits for state offices before Mississippi voters in 2016. 237 more words

Chris McDaniel

Term Limits in Congress: Why Country Should Come Before Career

As Americans we put our faith in elected representatives to be our voice in Washington. These men and women are sent with a job to protect the rights and enhance the lives of the communities they represent, as well as the nation as a whole. 372 more words

America

R'nel: Term Limits Versus We the People

By Gary R’nel

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An increasing number of Americans feel disenfranchised and disengaged from their elected officials. The Pew Research Center finds “near continuous decline in public trust of government”. 351 more words

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