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rhett o rick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-07-06 02:10 PM
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13. Free and honest elections then worry about term limits. nm
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  -I'd like to have a serious discussion of term limits Husb2Sparkly  Jun-07-06 11:49 AM   #0 
  - Term limits seem inherently anti-Democratic, procedure thwarting the  Justitia   Jun-07-06 11:56 AM   #1 
  - Term Limits and Descriptive Representation  ecassese   Jun-07-06 12:08 PM   #2 
  - The link is bad, but you get the message  serryjw   Jun-07-06 12:22 PM   #3 
     - Can you clarify, please?  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-07-06 12:28 PM   #5 
        - You are correct  serryjw   Jun-07-06 12:38 PM   #6 
           - Okay. And here .......  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-07-06 12:57 PM   #9 
              - I took your aspirin  serryjw   Jun-07-06 01:55 PM   #12 
  - term limits are a bad idea  nickinSTL   Jun-07-06 12:22 PM   #4 
  - 1994 Contract for(ON) America addressed Term Limits  LynneSin   Jun-07-06 12:39 PM   #7 
  - HELL NO, we have it in Ohio and it sucks  OzarkDem   Jun-07-06 12:46 PM   #8 
  - In your view .....  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-07-06 01:00 PM   #10 
     - Corporate Money or the Parties?  ecassese   Jun-07-06 01:13 PM   #11 
  - Free and honest elections then worry about term limits. nm  rhett o rick   Jun-07-06 02:10 PM   #13 
  - I mostly agree with you.  igil   Jun-07-06 07:26 PM   #14 
  - Term limits are called "elections"  MethuenProgressive   Jun-07-06 09:26 PM   #15 
  - Nope, just level the playing field with public campaign financing  Hippo_Tron   Jun-07-06 09:30 PM   #16 
  - I think term limits is a distraction.  dogman   Jun-07-06 09:47 PM   #17 
  - It would end insider/incumbent advantage and end re-election paralysis  greenohio   Jun-07-06 10:16 PM   #18 
  - Term limits backfire by getting rid of some real statesmen, and  Vidar   Jun-08-06 08:08 AM   #19 
  - I'm against term limits because I like my Congressman  SCDem   Jun-08-06 08:16 AM   #20 
  - Okay, as a summary response to the discussion thus far ......  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-08-06 08:29 AM   #21 
  - good governance ...  welshTerrier2   Jun-08-06 09:21 AM   #24 
  - I tend to agree ...  Cosmocat   Jun-08-06 09:06 AM   #22 
     - I'm curious as to why you think a change from 2 to 3 year terms  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-08-06 09:13 AM   #23 
 

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