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Corruption, Campaign Finance, and Term Limits – Cato Institute

Corruption, Campaign Finance, and Term Limits. James L. Buckley is a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. As a Republican-Conservative … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Term Limits can Check Corruption and Promote Political Accountability

Since the mid-1990s, no fewer than 10 countries of Latin America have attempted to reform, rewrite or reinterpret their constitutions. The chief motivation has … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Letter: Institute term limits to reduce corruption – Opinion – The …

Nov 21, 2013 … I saw a picture of Sen. Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia in The News recently, walking with a cane. It got me thinking about term limits, which … opinion/ letter-institute-termlimits-to-reduce-corruption-20131121 – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

What Are the Pros and Cons of Term Limits in Congress? – wiseGEEK

Having term limits in Congress has the potential to reduce corruption and increase the number of new ideas in the government, but… what-are-the-pros-and-cons-of-termlimits-in-congress.htm – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Combating corruption by imposing term limits – Pittsburgh …

May 28, 2009 … Cartoon from NY Daily News In 1787 at the Constitutional Convention, term limits were being discussed for the very first time. It was rejected by … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

DeMint: Term Limits Needed To End Corruption In Washington …

Feb 2, 2012 … U.S. Senator Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) speaks in favor of term limits. The Senate rejected DeMint’s term limits amendment 24-75. Click here to see … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Allen West “Term limits are necessary to stop corruption in D.C …

Oct 29, 2013 … by MATTHEW BOYLE via Breitbart In the second part of his interview with Breitbart News on the corruption in Congress uncovered in … 2013/ 10/ 29/ allen-west-termlimits-are-necessary-to-stop-corruption-in-d-c/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Curbing Corruption Begins With Breaking the Political Class and …

Apr 30, 2013 … Curbing Corruption Begins With Breaking the Political Class and Term Limits. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Assembly Speaker … contributions/ curbing-corruption-begins-with-breaking-the-political-class/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Termlimit weighed for Palm Beach County corruption watchdog …

Aug 15, 2013 … Palm Beach County officials say they’re eager to leave behind the ‘Corruption County’ image, but there’s no guarantee they’ll keep the woman … news/ news/ local-govt-politics/ termlimit-weighed-for-county-corruption-watchdog-/ nZQNx/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Illinois considered corrupt, ethics reform and term limits might be …

Feb 15, 2009 … Tribune poll: Nearly two-thirds of Illinois voters in a new Tribune poll said they consider Illinois among the most corrupt states in the nation, but … 2009-02-15/ news/ 0902140302_1_ethics-reform-termlimits-tribune-poll – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight – Congressional Term Limits (Pros & Cons …

Term limits lead to a “citizen” Congress, rather than one filled with lawyers and career politicians. There is less chance for corruption of government officials if … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

It’s Time To Get Serious About Curbing Political Corruption – Forbes

Apr 24, 2013 … The latest round of arrests and indictments for public corruption in New … Term limits should be set at three terms or twelve years of service in a … sites/ thomasbasile/ 2013/ 04/ 24/ its-time-to-get-serious-about-curbing-political-corruption/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Arguments for Term Limits | Restart Congress

With term limits in place, Congress will be more responsible toward their … and they would have to leave office before corruption dominates their decisions. – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Should Congress have term limits? |

Nov 14, 2013 … Thirdly, term limits prevent corruption from infesting our government and destroying it within. Imposing term limits will put a stop to the same … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Has the Time Come to Limit Congressional Terms? – Huffington Post

Mar 15, 2012 … With term limits polling at all-time highs and the Congress at record lows, … but also are arguing that term limits are needed to end corruption. lyle-denniston/ congressional-termlimits_b_1346293.html – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Are Term Limits in Congress the Answer To Corruption? – New …

Sep 7, 2010 … While there are currently no term limits in Congress, the idea has been debated for many years. There are, however, 15 state legislatures and … 2010/ 09/ are-termlimits-in-congress-the-answer.php – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Term Limits | Our Generation

Term Limits can help break the cycle of corruption in Congress. Case studies show that the longer an individual stays in office, the more likely they are to stop … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

After Corruption Cases, Voters Favor Term Limits: Poll – Metropolis …

Apr 22, 2013 … New York state voters overwhelmingly favor legislative term limits in the wake of two federal corruption cases involving state lawmakers, … metropolis/ 2013/ 04/ 22/ after-corruption-cases-voters-favor-termlimits-poll/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Allen West “Term limits are necessary to stop corruption in D.C …

Oct 29, 2013 … Agree. Fire all of them NOW. Impeach Obama. STOP MARXISM NOW! Allen West For President! 2013/ 10/ 29/ allen-west-termlimits-are-necessary-to-stop-corruption-in-d-c/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Corruption and term limits: An investment approach – Springer

Nov 1, 1995 … In many developing countries, there seems to be more corruption. In this paper, an explanation is proposed. It is argued that term limitations … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Instability and the Incentives for Corruption The Harvard … – DASH

These results suggest that minimizing corruption may require an electoral system that features some reelection incentives, but with an eventual term limit. bitstream/ handle/ 1/ 4778510/ Campante-InstabilityIncentives.pdf?sequence=1 – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Governor of Illinois – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Term length, Four years, no term limits … Illinois is one of 14 states with no gubernatorial termlimit. … 1 Qualifications; 2 Residences and offices; 3 Corruption. – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

American Term Limits Party

There will be less corruption. One example of the benefit of term limits: ATLP submits that unaffordable health care costs, now 18% of GDP, are due to special  … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

No Uncertain Terms: Term limits address the special ills of Illinois

Sep 16, 2013 … Illinois is among the nation’s most corrupt states. Corruption is … With term limits, the era of automatic incumbency will end, quick. At election … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Understanding Corruption: – Department of Economics

anti-corruption policies that increase politicians’ wages, induce a higher probability of being audited by a central authority, or increases term limits. While our … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Scott Argues Term Limits Would Cause Corruption – Daily Press

Jan 26, 1997 … It will be another two weeks before Congress gets down to business. But when it finally does, one of the first substantive votes the House will … 1997-01-26/ news/ 9701260031_1_termlimits-house-republicans-republican-leaders-vow – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

FLORIDA TERM LIMITS BLOG: May 2 is D-Day for corrupt Pinellas …

Apr 20, 2013 … May 2 is approaching and four Pinellas County commissioners are scared. In December, a circuit court judge refused to dismiss the suit against … 2013/ 04/ may-2-is-d-day-for-corrupt-pinellas.html – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

John Chambers — The Folly of Term Limits – NewsWithViews

THE FOLLY OF TERM LIMITS. By John Chambers October 2, 2013 Term limits aim at reducing the mischief a corrupt government can … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Term Limits: Are They Effective? J.J. Kirk | Kent Fiscal Watch

Mar 17, 2013 … In his post, Mr. Ehnebuske stated that term limits may aid in curbing political corruption; limit the influence of special groups; and promote more … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Halting Corrupt New York Politicians Requires Term Limits

Apr 11, 2013 … Making it easier for district attorneys to prosecute public corruption won’t fix the problem, but term limits will. halting-corrupt-new-york-politicians-requires-termlimits-1187289 – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Rand Paul 2016: Term Limits Now Petition | Peace . Gold . LOVE

“let me explain exactly why term limits are so important. … That poison is the corruption wrought by career politicians who care more about their … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Term Limits: Vince Flynn: 9781439148105: Books

Term Limits and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. ….. They are noble reformers, with a dirty job to do, rubbing out corrupt politicians. – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Paterson to Seek Overhaul in Ethics, Term Limits and Campaign …

Jan 4, 2010 … Paterson Seeks Overhaul to Combat Corruption … David A. Paterson will urge changes in ethics, term limits and campaign funding in his State … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Congress Term Limits: No Magic Fix for Washington’s Woes – TIME

Feb 23, 2010… aren’t subject to term limits. There’s a perception, accurate in some cases, that longevity in office leads to corruption and that greater turnover …,8599,1967192,00.html – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Term Limits Poll Results –

1 day ago … Yes, term limits are a necessary political apparatus to prevent corruption in our government. 4%. No, legislating is a complicated process that … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Letter: Institute term limits to reduce corruption –

Nov 21, 2013 … Institute term limits to reduce corruption I saw a picture of Sen. Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia in The News recently, walking with a cane. view/ 2013/ 11/ 21/ Letter_Institute_term_limits_to_reduce_corruption/ – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Danny Alvarez, Candidate for District Attorney, Announces Self …

Oct 16, 2013 … Danny Alvarez, in making the move to a self-imposed term limit is the first … will aggressively prosecute violent crime and public corruption. danny_alvarez_candidate_for_district_attorney_announces_self_imposed_ term_limitView by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Why Term Limits Do Not Work – Yahoo News

Jun 20, 2012 … Folks think that term limits is a cure-all for corruption. If the politicians are in office less, they’ll somehow be less likely to figure out how to break … – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

How do you prevent corruption – Wiki Answers

Term Limits for politicians would eliminate the entrenchment and corruption of anyone who would want to make politics a profession. After being in office for an  … by Ixquick ProxyHighlight

Exposing Corrupt Politicians – Department of Economics

… to study the effects of disclos- ing information about corruption practices on electoral accountability. ….. discuss the effects of term limits on corruption in Brazil. – View by Ixquick ProxyHighlight