The Problem Isn’t Term Limits

This was originally posted on Live Oaks on August 12, 2010. Comments have not been migrated.

The Chronicle’s editorial on Wednesday again voiced opposition to term limits:

We continue to believe they entail needless public cost for staging elections while denying the best officials the opportunity to continue serving the city. The system prevents citizens […]

Term Limits Aren’t the Answer

This was originally posted on Live Oaks on March 26, 2009. Comments have not been migrated

Anger over the profligate spending of Congress is leading to renewed cries for term limits. If we throw the “bums” out, the thinking goes, we can elect representatives who are more responsive to voters. While the appeal of such […]