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Direct election is a system of choosing political officeholders...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
Direct election is a system of choosing political officeholders in which the voters directly cast ballots for the person, persons, or political party that they desire to see elected. The method by which the winner or winners of a direct election are chosen depends upon the electoral system used. The most commonly used systems are the plurality system and the two-round system for single-winner elections, such as a presidential election, and party-list proportional representation for the election of a
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Organizers direct student attention to Maine elections

The Bowdoin Orient - 19 Oct 2018
As midterm season approaches and lawn signs appear, political organizations at Bowdoin have been bringing local candidates to campus to discuss Maine politics. The Bowdoin Republicans, the Maine Democratic Party (MDP) and Bowdoin Democrats are ...
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'Only direct election can empower women politically'

The Daily Star - 09 Oct 2018
We have been advocating for holding direct elections for the reserved seats for women for many years. Increasing the number of reserved seats and restructuring the constituencies are also among our demands. But to our astonishment, the draft bill was ...
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2019 Elections: Direct, indirect primary elections, explained

Pulse Nigeria - 28 Sep 2018
18 APC state chapters (including the FCT) have opted to elect governorship and legislative candidates through a direct method, while the other 19 will elect candidates through an indirect method. The presidential primary election will also be conducted ...
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Extending 73rd, 74th amendments direct attack on Art 370: NC

Kashmir Times - 19 Oct 2018
Sagar said that the star feature of the act brought in by “our government” was the direct election of Sarpanches. “The BJP-PDP alliance in spite of our resistance, brought in an ordinance aimed at diluting the states local body institutions. The ...
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Free Metro Rides on Election Day Proposed by Garcetti

NBC Southern California - 19 Oct 2018
Garcetti, along with co-authors Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, introduced a motion at the Metro Executive Management Committee meeting which would direct the transit ...
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Direct election of mayors on the cards, says Aleem Khan

Samaa Digital - 08 Oct 2018
The city mayor, who will elected through direct election, will look after the health, education and municipal departments, he said. Khan said the draft of the new local body law has been prepared. It will be presented in the Punjab Assembly after the ...
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Voting how-to guides in NewsChannel 9 viewing area

WTVC - 18 Oct 2018
In Tennessee, there are several ways you can figure out what will be on your ballot before you head to the polls. 1) Go to the Tennessee Secretary of State's website. Click on the county in which you are registered to vote. There, you will find ...
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Eastern Cape presses for direct election of ANC leaders

TimesLIVE - 06 Oct 2018
Eastern Cape presses for direct election of ANC leaders. 07 October 2018 - 00:00 By CAIPHUS KGOSANA and ZINGISA MVUMVU. All card-carrying members of the ANC should be allowed to vote directly for the party president and other top leaders.
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County ready for mid-term election

Lewistown Sentinel - 19 Oct 2018
“We have had 268 new registrations as of the primary election,” Swanger added, noting the breakdown as 150 Republican, 57 Democrat and 61 others. He added there have been 100 direct party changes, with 31 switching to Democrat and 55 to Republican, ...
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Experts, Regents weigh in on Regent election process

The Michigan Daily - 12 Oct 2018
“Because registered voters in the State of Michigan elect Regents, every two years voters have an opportunity to have their voices heard at the ballot box directly,” White wrote. “Direct election of the Board of Regents to all Michigan voters allows ...

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