But John Cowan, Georgia chairman of the group U.S. Term Limits and a former opponent of U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, called the measures “a small step” toward that goal at a press conference Tuesday.
The Georgia measures do not propose specific limits on congressional terms. Cowan said his group merely wants to have a “serious conversation” about the issue.
“There are some people in Congress who have been serving longer than I’ve been on earth,” said Rep. Beth Camp, 47, R-Concord, who sponsored HR 39.
Sen. Bill Cowsert, R-Athens, sponsored SR 28.