Friday, December 07, 2012
With the election behind us and several new Democrats on their way to Washington, Senate majority leader Harry Reid intends to push controversial filibuster reform through Congress. But in order to do that, he’ll have to convince some fellow Democrats who are currently on the fence. Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd Zwillich explains.
Thursday, March 01, 2012
Term limits might be good public policy—emphasis on "might"—and could give the political advantage to Republicans.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
How do term limits change politics in the states that have them? In the case of California, they resulted in a legislature that gets less done.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
A majority of Americans support putting term limits on Congress, and they may get their wish if Mitt Romney becomes president. But is it a good idea?
Thursday, July 07, 2011
By Anna Sale
South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint repeated his threat again that he’s willing to confront “economic disruptions” as a consequence of raising the debt ceiling, but that doesn’t mean default is certain.
DeMint repeated his charge that Treasury Secretary Geithner has irresponsible for implying that the U.S. would default, because ...