Americans broadly support term limits for Congress as they believe it would bring much-needed change and regular turnover to Capitol Hill. The proposal put forth by Republicans Ted Cruz and Ralph Norman seeks to address this concern.
The age of lawmakers, from Rep. Nancy Pelosi to Sens. Mitt Romney and Mitch McConnell, has become a significant topic of discussion and debate. This further highlights the need for term limits in Congress, ensuring a diverse range of perspectives and ideas.
Staggered 18-year terms have been suggested as a potential solution to bring regular turnover to the bench. By implementing such term limits, the Supreme Court would better reflect prevailing public values and avoid stagnation.