Amendment #22

Two Terms In Office

Background

Since George Washington didn't seek office for a third term that the founding fathers saw that a two term limit was conventional. This was added so that it wouldn't become a monarchy an in addition to that Thomas Jefferson also contributed to the two term limit

February 27 1951

Its Important Because

It is still is important because it keeps our government from turning into a dictatorship or monarchy also keep corruption to continue in the presidency