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    After Words with George Will

    George Will talked about his book One Man’s America: The Pleasures and Provocations of Our Singular Nation (Crown Forum; June 3, 2008). The book is a compilation of his columns and…

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    Congressional Term Limits

    Members of Congress spoke to reporters about the merits of self-imposed term limits and announced the establishment of the “citizen legislator caucus” to support those who set…

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    Bates v. Jones Oral Arguments

    This case deals with California state term limits, specifically California Proposition 140. A three-judge panel of this court overturned this law in August after hearing oral arguments in…

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    Are Term Limits the Answer?

    Three supporters and three opponents of term limits discussed how term limits will or will not solve the problems in U.S. politics. They examined whether term limits would address such…

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    Is Politics Broken?

    Participants discussed the problems and dilemmas in United States politics. This forum discussed term limits and what impact they could have on government. Law professors,…

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    Harvard Moot Court

    Harvard Law School held its annual moot court competition. Students argued the case of League of Women Voters v. Murphy, which focused on the constitutionality of voter initiatives in…

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    Term Limits Debate

    In an excerpt of general debate beginning at about 12:02 p.m., members debated H.J. Res. 2, a constitutional amendment sponsored by Rep. McCollum which would limit representatives…

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    Washington Journal: Tuesday

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    Term Limits

    Mr. Brosnan talked about the Senate agenda, including an upcoming vote on term limits, and Tennessee’s two freshmen Senators, Frist and Thompson. He also answered viewer…

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    Term Limits Package

    C-SPAN showed Senate and interview clips to highlight debate over a term limits constitutional amendment. The measure fell two votes short in a cloture vote.

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    Term Limits

    Mr. Sheffner talked about the Senate debate on a constitutional amendment to limit representatives and senators to 12 years each.

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    Term Limits Package

    C-SPAN showed interview and Senate clips highlighting the debate over a constitutional amendment on term limits.

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    Open Phones: Term Limits

    Telephone lines were opened for viewer comments.

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    United We Stand America Day 2 Part 4

    Republican presidential candidates outlined their visions and agendas for the nation. Legislators and others talked about various issues. In this portion, candidates Gramm, Taylor…

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    Washington Tuesday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    Supreme Court Term Limits Decision

    Rep. Hilleary talked with reporters about the Supreme Court decision on term limits. He authored a term limits amendment that would have limited congressional terms to twelve…

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    Supreme Court Term Limits Decision

    Mr. Foley met with reporters to talk about the Supreme Court decision concerning the Arkansas term limits case. The court ruled in a 5 to 4 decision that states cannot limit…

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    Supreme Court Term Limits Decision

    Rep. McCollum talked with reporters about the Supreme Court decision and the future of the term limits issue.

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    Congressional Term Limits

    In an excerpt, members debated a constitutional amendment on congressional term limits.

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    Term Limits Rules

    Committee members considered a rule governing future floor debate on a bill that would limit the terms of legislators. The full House is expected to debate the bill later this month.

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