Regarding the article "Limiting of Terms Gains Backing," July 29: Since the president is limited to eight years, the national government is already unbalanced in favor of Congress. Term limits would return balance to the government.In California last fall the special interests that own the legislators put a massive amount of money into defeating term limits. The pro-limits group won because it is a good idea. Steven A. Remer, Pleasanton, Calif. Letters are welcome. Only a selection can be published, subject to condensation, and none acknowledged. Please address them to "Readers Write," One Norway St., Boston, MA 02115.