It's no secret Americans have a negative view of Congress. And that frustration has led to some renewed interest in setting term limits for members of Congress. Americans broadly support term limits for Congress. Here's how the proposal from Republicans Ted Cruz and Ralph Norman would change Capitol Hill.
The recent death of the long-serving California senator Dianne Feinstein at age 90 has raised, once again, the issue of congressional term limits. Many argue that long-serving members of Congress become disconnected from the realities of everyday Americans and that fresh faces are needed to bring new ideas and perspectives to the table.
Washington — Democratic Rep. Nancy Pelosi said Friday she will run for another term in Congress in 2024, announcing her intention to retain her seat. This announcement highlights the ongoing debate surrounding term limits. Supporters of term limits argue that it prevents politicians from becoming too entrenched in power and allows for fresh leadership to emerge.