References

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  1. Alex Altman, “A Brief History of Term Limits,” Time, Oct. 3, 2008, http://content.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,1846988,00.html
  2. Doug Bandow, “Real Term Limits: Now More than Ever,” http://www.cato.org/pubs/pas/pa-221.html (1995).
  3. Patrick Basham, “Term Limits: A Reform That Works,” http://ourgeneration.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/term-limits.pdf.
  4. Conference on Constitutional Convention, Harvard Law School www.conconcon.org.
  5. Convention of States, www.conventionofstates.com
  6. Convention USA, www.conventionusa.org.
  7. Richard A. Epstein, “Why We Need Term Limits for Congress: Four in the Senate, Ten in the House,” 78 Tenn. L. Rev. 849 (2010-2011).
  8. H. Abbie Erler, “Confronting Unlimited Government,” http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2009/08/confronting-unlimited-government-lessons-from-the-term-limits-movement” target=”_blank”>reports/2009/08/confronting-unlimited-government-lessons-from-the-term-limits-movement (2009).
  9. Friends of Article Five Convention, www.foavc.com
  10. Dan Greenberg, “Term Limits: The Only Way to Clean Up Congress,” http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/1994/08/bg994nbsp-term-limitsnbsp-the-only-way (1994).
  11. Robert G. Natelson, “State Initiation of Constitutional Amendments: A Guide for Lawyers and Legislative Drafters,” Independence Institute (2014), and “Proposing Constitutional Amendments by a Convention of the States:  A Handbook for State Lawmakers,” American Legislative Exchange Council (2013), http://www.alec.org/wp-content/uploads/article-five-handbook-1.pdf
  12. Thomas H. Neale, “The Article V Convention to Propose Constitutional Amendments:  Contemporary Issues for Congress,” Congressional Research Service (April 11, 2014), http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42589.pdf; “The Article V Convention to Propose Constitutional Amendments: Historical Perspectives for Congress,” Congressional Research Service (October 22, 2012), http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42592.pdf
  13. Ronald D. Rotunda and Stephen J. Safranek, “Essay on Term Limits and Call for Constitutional Convention,” http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1487&context=mulr
  14. Larry J. Sabato, A More Perfect Constitution, 205-211, Walker & Company (2007).
  15. Robert Struble, Jr., “Treatise on Twelve Lights,” http://www.tell-usa.org/totl/06-Rotation%20&%20other%20reforms.htm#Part_2 (retracing some history on term limits).
  16. U.S. Archives on the Constitutional Convention, http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/constitution_q_and_a.html” target=”_blank”>constitution_q_and_a.html
  17. U.S. Term Limits (Organization): http://www.termlimits.org
  18. Wikipedia: “Term Limits,” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Term_limits
  19. Wikipedia: “Twenty-second Amendment to the United States Constitution,” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twenty-second_Amendment_to_the_United_States_Constitution