Which citizens voted to give Nancy Pelosi the power to shut down our government? None. And yet there she is, able to close down numerous government services, with just the power of her intransigence.
We need to look at a simplified legislative example to understand the problem and the solution. To properly grasp this situation, it’s important to understand that essentially all legislation originates from specialized legislative committees.
Term Limits, Like ONE!
Not mentioned in this commentary is the elections that occur every 2 years. If your representative is voting against their constituents there is a simple remedy that should offer worse consequences than not getting a plum committee assignment. The people can choose replacement. No where in this commentary is it even mentioned that these legislators have been retaining their jobs.