Voluntary Term Limits? You First

A GENERATION GAP OF SORTS has opened up between House Republicans over term limits. Now that the constitutional amendment on the issue has met defeat, nine rookie and second-term House members are pushing for voluntary term limits. They are willing to vow they will leave Capitol Hill after six terms (12 years). The group, led by Republicans Bob Franks of New Jersey and Stephen Largent of Oklahoma, is challenging other lawmakers--Republicans and Democrats--to follow suit.

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