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    Faith and Freedom Coalition, Senator Rand Paul

    Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) spoke at the Faith and Freedom Coalition’s “Road to Majority” policy conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. He talked about a disconnect between…

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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 reviews from the…

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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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    Congressional Term Limits

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

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    Term Limitations: Housecleaning or Sham?

    The panel talked about term limits. Topics included the history, benefits, and drawbacks to term limitations. They also talked about the phenomenon of the incumbent advantage, where…

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    Restoration

    Mr. Will discussed his book, Restoration: Congress, Term Limits, and the Recovery of Deliberative Democracy, published by The Free Press, in which Mr. Will criticized the American political…

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    History of Congressional Redistricting

    Mr. Brace, Mr. Durbin and Mr. Parker discussed the history of congressional redistricting in the second of a series of programs on the redistricting process. They described redistricting during…

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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 term limits…

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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, academics and…

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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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    Bates v. Jones Oral Argument

    This case dealt with California state term limits, specifically California Proposition 140. A three-judge panel of this court overturned the law in August 1997 after hearing oral argument…

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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 to six…

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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 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. 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 questions by…

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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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    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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    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 and…

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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 and…

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