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Charter Revision Commission

Incumbent Protection Plan

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

There is no valid reason to exempt incumbents from the two-term limit. Indeed, they are the principal individuals the referendum was intended to affect in the first place.

Term Limits Deferred

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

An effort to restore the two-term limit for elected city officials this year has been launched with a news conference on the steps of City Hall.

Eleven Years A-Waiting

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

The right to decide the issue of term limits was snatched from the public by the 2008 self-perpetuating dance of the incumbents.