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Old 08-05-2007, 06:54 AM   #5
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The problem here is that another reform that conservatives generally support - term limits - would utterly devastate the smaller states, who rely heavily on the seniority system for protection.

Adopt term limits for Congress, and every toxic waste dump, every unwanted nuclear power plant, and every minimum-security federal prison (the maximum-security ones actually being popular locally) will be built in the less populous states.
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