Nikki Haley endorses term limits for Congress

Nikki Haley endorses term limits for Congress
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Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyTrump UN nominee: Climate change poses 'real risks' Trump UN nominee: Climate change poses 'real risks' The Hill's Morning Report - Trump's reelection message: Promises kept MORE, the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, on Tuesday endorsed term limits for members of Congress, amplifying a core goal of her recently launched policy group.

Haley quote-tweeted a message from her policy group, Stand for America, which announced upon its launch last week that term limits would be one of its main focuses, along with border security, American culture and socialism.

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Haley served one full term as South Carolina governor before leaving office during her second term to serve as U.N. ambassador for the Trump administration. South Carolina governors are limited to two consecutive terms.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpBooker hits Biden's defense of remarks about segregationist senators: 'He's better than this' Booker hits Biden's defense of remarks about segregationist senators: 'He's better than this' Trump says Democrats are handing out subpoenas 'like they're cookies' MORE has previously voiced support for implementing congressional term limits and pledged during the 2016 campaign to "drain the swamp." Newly elected members have typically shown support for the idea, but the push rarely gains traction with more senior lawmakers and party leadership.