Tag Archives: term limits

How Long Are RI’s Legislators in Office and What Gets Them Out?

Term limit advocates mean well, but the solution is no substitute for competitive elections.

Can Term Limits Save Rhode Islander Democracy?

One of the ideas I’ve seen thrown out in the wake of Speaker Fox being charged and pleading guilty for “bribery, wire fraud and filing a false tax return,” is the idea of term limits for state legislators. But there’s a reason I didn’t include it in my last post. Reflexively, it seems like a good idea. […]