Term limits http://wamc.org en Paul Elisha: Term Limits And Liberty http://wamc.org/post/paul-elisha-term-limits-and-liberty <p>This old Doubting-Thomas of a palaver-some pundit has been much troubled of late.&nbsp; The cause?&nbsp; Having heard a rising chorus of voices, belonging to public personae who, one expects, should know better, urging their faithful friends and fellow citizens to relinquish the precious possession that all those members of the military we’ve been sending into harm’s-way (ostensibly to preserve) have been dodging danger for--- and simply hand the franchise that makes our freedom meaningful over, to some unprincipled penny-pincher of a political proxy.</p><p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:22:00 +0000 Paul Elisha 91831 at http://wamc.org Two NYS Lawmakers Introduce Term-Limit Legislation http://wamc.org/post/two-nys-lawmakers-introduce-term-limit-legislation <p>Two freshman New York lawmakers from the Hudson Valley have joined together to introduce a bipartisan bill on term limits, which they believe are key to much-needed reform in Albany.</p><p>Democratic Senator Terry Gipson and Republican Assemblyman Kieran Lalor, both from Dutchess County, joined together across party lines Thursday to say term limits are long overdue, especially with political corruption so prevalent. Here’s Gipson, of Rhinebeck.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 00:25:16 +0000 Allison Dunne 64308 at http://wamc.org Two NYS Lawmakers Introduce Term-Limit Legislation