Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Presidential Power over Congress Article 2 s3 President has the power to prorogue, end or discontinue, a session only when two houses cannot agree on date for adjournment. The House Size: Seats are based on population. Appointed Distributed on basis of population Each state has to have at least 1 Rep.
A Congress filled with politicians who focus on campaigning and are more concerned with politics instead of policy. Turnover is essential to making sure Congress is representing the views of Americans and term limits ensure that those members are held accountable for the promises they make during campaigning. The Framers did not intend for members of Congress to make their positions in office permanent. The Congress should belong to the people instead of party machines who control it.
The Constitution lists specific duties for Congress to attend to; it is a little vaguer when assigning duties to the President. It is up to both of these institutions to best determine how to accomplish these duties. The major theme of this module is change, the addition of offices under the President and the modifications to the power distribution within the Congress to help better and sometimes hinder these institutions. However overtime, the congress has become unpopular among American citizens, which can be attributed to one major factor.
Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Are term limits for Congress going to fix the corruption or end-less spending on big business agendas? There are multiple avenues that can be explored with this question and can go into much detail and side streets as possibly can be imagined, but the research that was done came back to three reasons why this would not work with each being worth mentioning.