It’s up to each member, and the voters, to decide what an appropriate length of service is, Griffin writes.
For now, I’m enjoying retracing my old steps through America’s historical sites with my children, hopefully fostering in them the same love for our country and its founding principles that my parents developed in me. From the smiles I saw on my children’s faces in Williamsburg, Va., as we left Chowning’s Tavern and watched the firing of the cannon at the Magazine, we’re off to a great start.
Rep. Tim Griffin, R-Ark., is retiring. He is a member of the Ways and Means Committee and is currently serving in his 17th year as an officer in the U.S. Army Reserve.
United We Dream protesters carry a mock coffin to the office of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Monday, July 21, 2014, to hold one of their "funeral services for the Republican Party" due to GOP positions on immigration. The immigration reform group visited several other Senate Republican offices to hold similar funeral services.