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… read more

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 to six two-year terms and senators to two six-year terms. The measure was defeated by a 217 to 211 vote, falling 73 votes short of the required two-thirds majority for a constitutional amendment. close

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Term Limits Debate

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Program ID:
78870-1
Category:
House Highlight
Format:
House Highlight
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 12, 1997
Last Aired:
Feb 16, 1997

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  • Feb 12, 1997 | 10:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 13, 1997 | 3:07am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 16, 1997 | 2:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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