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Vote yes to let judges serve until age 80

October 17, 2013

Proposition 6 is the last question New Yorkers will be asked on their ballots on Nov. 5. It’s a state constitutional amendment to raise the mandatory retirement age for state judges from 70 to 8....

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Oct-19-13 6:34 AM

It’s time for term limits in government. It’s time to get rid of the career politicians. It’s time to let someone else play the game.

If the highest elected office in our nation has term limits, then so should every other elected position in the nation. From village boards, to county boards, to state reps, to school boards, to clerks and judges and treasurers and mayors and everyone in between.

It’s time to take back our country from the incumbents and insist on term limits. It doesn’t matter what party you stand for. (copied from The Rockford Star)

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Oct-18-13 10:18 PM

Wilford needs to get out of her way and Guff needs to meet his own senility test....No the come-back and retaliation...........

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Oct-18-13 10:14 PM

When we gain honest representation for the people who can do the duties involved, there should be NO TERM LIMIT, nor AGE-OUT limit. Be happy with success and encourage it......not end it!

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Oct-18-13 10:11 PM

Wow....some of the most respected posters being completely crude! and disrespectful on many fronts! Senility testing is as absurd as term limits....and the only thing that smells bad is concussion for the ignorant post.

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Oct-18-13 1:54 PM

Old people are lame and smell bad.

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Oct-18-13 10:49 AM

Maybe with a senility test every year after 72 or so. Look at the old geezers in DC, they got us in a peck of trouble.

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Oct-18-13 8:27 AM

Too old. Get out of the way and make room for someone else. Term limits for all elected and appointed positions. Otherwise there's too much entrenchment.

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