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On Term Limits

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Political Commentary

I sympathize with many fellow conservatives who are trumpeting a constitutional amendment proposal to cap terms of U.S. Senators at two terms, but this is down right bad policy, and understanding why requires a look into the design of the Senate. Per Article 1, Sec. 3 of the Constitution, Senators serve staggered 6 year terms. The reason for this is to protect against sudden movements that may not be in our best long-term interest. Popular […]