Term Limits: Popular Revolt Or Extremist Crusade?

On Nov. 5, Washington State will vote on Initiative 553, a term-limit referendum that would force its eight U. S. House members, including Speaker Thomas S. Foley, to retire in 1994. Polls suggest voters, fed up with reports of political corruption, are likely to approve limits.

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