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Reformers during the early s used the initiative and referendum to put congressional term limits on the ballot in 24 states. Voters in eight of these states approved the congressional term limits by an average electoral margin of two to one. It was an open question whether states had the constitutional authority to enact these limits. Congressman Francis Rooney (R-FL) wants term limits for Congress. That is something of a surprise as most Congressmen make a career out of remaining in Congress (often moving on to the Senate).

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Monday is not the first time Trump has voiced support for congressional term limits. While some conservative lawmakers back the idea, the proposal has not gained traction with GOP leaders. “I would say we have term limits now. Limiting the number of terms members can serve would: 1. Take power away from voters: Perhaps the most obvious consequence of establishing congressional term limits is that it would severely.