Tag Archives: term limits

Are we Republican hypocrites?

When we fail to promote transparency and good government within our party, then we are being hypocrites.  Last week’s State Committee meeting was a prime example.   Why wouldn’t we want to know how or if ballots for the Chairman’s fight were tampered with?  How can we fight for voter ID laws when we cannot even manage an honest 80…

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Let’s Put a Limit on Legislative Terms

(Absolute power corrupts absolutely.  King Sal served for 3 decades.  Nice job. – promoted by DD4RP) Hi RMG readers, I just wanted to make you aware of a proposal I filed today to put 12-year term limits on state legislators in Massachusetts. Please check out the press release I just sent out to the media, along with a copy of…

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Dems move to repeal 22nd Amendment – term limit for Pres.

I knew I had seen this, but I couldn’t remember where.  From Govtrack: http://www.govtrack.us/congres… In a nutshell, Democrat House member Jose Serrano (D – NY) has moved forward with legislation to repeal the 22nd Amendment, which places a term limit on the number of times someone can be President of the United States. 1/6/2009–Introduced.

Constitutional Amendment – Repeals the 22nd…

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End Presidential Term Limits?

Now that the “other” party is about to have executive control, they want to end term limits by eliminating the 22nd Amendment……so they can keep the Obamessiah in power for as long as they can. So says HJRes5 introduced by Rep. José Serrano [D-NY]. Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress…

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Three Ballot Initiative Amendments for 2010

(Keith’s obsession with anagrams aside, all three have merit. – promoted by Cool Cal) Based on feedback from my previous thread on 2010 referenda, I’ve drawn up draft ballot amendments: Citizen-Lead Ethics Amendment Neutralizing Uncompetitive Polities (CLEAN-UP): Independent Redistricting Commission. Citizen-Lead Ethics Amendment Neutralizing Entrenched Machines (CLEAN-EM): Rolling Term Limits. Citizen-Lead Ethics Amendment Neutralizing Obscure and Unintelligible Turpitude (CLEAN-OUT): Public…

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