Amendment to Remove Presidential Term-Limit

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    This should be shot down immediately.
     
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    What an absolutely ridiculous thing to do.

    This will not be the last effort though. It is completely in line with my thinking that Obama is the U.S.'s answer to Hugo Chavez. We can expect a lot of CHANGE to come our way.
     
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    Why? The only reason it was done in the first place was because Roosevelt was elected four times.
     
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    I never understood term limits in a Democracy/Republic. If the people like a man/woman and want to keep voting them in as the Prez then so what?
     
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    Marxist to his very core!
     
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    I want to see term limits for Congress.
     
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    The natural advantages of an incumbant POTUS are huge.

    Before I'd sign onto ending that term limit somebody would have to come up with a really good reason to get rid of it.

    I cannot think of one.
     
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    If we didn't like it the first time it was done, we probably won't like it any better the second time around.

    Roosevelt was popular and it isn't easy to get a Constitutional Amendment. If they were able to muster enough support to pass it in response to Roosevelt's presidency, it's probably a good idea.
     
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    Yeah! espescially since FDR up and pulled a John McCain!
     
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    So do I.
     

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