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The speaker will yield to no questions through out history the reasons for presidential and congressional term limits have been seen in the governments around the world On every continent a ruler can be found who is tyrannical and dictatorial every government that does not have term limits runs the risk of having a corrupt and power hungry official abuse the power they have to rule Term limits are the only way for a government to ensure the influx of new ideas and thoughts and to prevent one individual from becoming to powerful In the authoritarian government established in Iraq by Saddam Hussein the usefulness of term limits can be seen quite clearly After a military coup in 1968 Hussein established himself as the head of a revolutionary command council with absolute authority over the country Through out his rule Saddam Hussein has lead his country into many bloody and costly wars with the countries surrounding Iraq Through his stubborn ideas and unrelenting policies he has inflicted much damage on his country He represses and has led violent persecutions on religious minorities Even his close circle of family and friends began to doubt his policies Bc of this he had many of them arrested exiled and some even killedespecially those he thought were after his rule This shows his irrational need for power If presidential term limits had been in place his power would have been restricted by those limits instead of allowing his hunger for power to grow into a bloody 20 year regime Fidel Castros regime in cuba is also an example of circumstances that could have benefited from term limits After gaining power by a military coup castro became prime minister In 1961 he cancelled the romised elections and suspended Cubas constitution A constitution that he argued for in court only a few years before Castro ruled cuba with complete disregard for the constitution from 1940 to 1976 The
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