Argument: Term limits indiscriminately target good and bad politicians

Issue Report: Term limits for legislators


David Averill. “Term limits still a bad idea.” Tulsa World. December 8th, 2010: “They are indiscriminate. The term-limits ax falls on the neck of every legislator — good, bad or indifferent. The time-honored method of limiting legislative service — at the ballot box every two or four years — at least allowed for more judicious pruning, even if voters didn’t always choose to exercise it.”