The idea of a new Constitutional Amendment to enforce term limits on Congress has started to gain more traction. On January 4th, Senator Ted Cruz and Representative Francis Rooney introduced a bill to do just that. The bill would restrict members of the Senate to two six-year terms and members of the House would to three two-year terms.
Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey was born a slave in Maryland in 1818. After being taught the basics of reading and writing when he was eight years old, he began to develop a curiosity to learn more, which kindled a new sense of self-worth in the young boy.