Citizen Legislators

Mr. Alexander spoke about his proposal to limit congressional sessions. He emphasized the need to return to the notions of… read more

Mr. Alexander spoke about his proposal to limit congressional sessions. He emphasized the need to return to the notions of citizen legislators that remain involved in their professions instead of professional politicians who become involved in a system that breeds detachment from their constituencies. He believes that limiting their time in Washington will limit Congress' ability to raise taxes and pass overly complex and unwanted legislation. close

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Citizen Legislators

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Program ID:
61685-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 1994

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  • Nov 18, 1994 | 9:49am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 18, 1994 | 5:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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