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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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Pinetop-Lakeside to hold election for mayor, council members

White Mountain Independent - 19 Jun 2018
Candidates that receive a majority of the votes during the primary election will be declared elected without having to run in the general election on Nov. 6. If not all seats are filled during the primary election, the candidates with the highest ...
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University students seek direct election of presidents

Korea Times - 11 Jun 2018
Sungshin Women's University held its first direct election late last month and appointed Yang Bo-kyung, a geography professor and former vice-president of the university to head the institution. This marks the first time in the schools 82-year history ...
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California Statewide Direct Primary election results 2018

Bakersfield Now - 06 Jun 2018
(KBAK/KBFX) — This story will be updated with election results throughout the night, please check back every so often. Results are coming from the California Secretary of State website and the Kern County Elections website. Note: all election results ...
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Yekaterinburg Mayor Resigns Over Scrapping Of Direct Mayoral Elections

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 22 May 2018
YEKATERINBURG, Russia -- Yekaterinburg Mayor Yevgeny Roizman has announced his resignation, saying he refused to take part in the process of abolishing the direct election of the mayor in Russia's fourth-largest city. "Since I was elected by the city's ...
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Elections 2018: PML-N expects 110, PTI 79 Punjab NA seats

The News International (blog) - 20 Jun 2018
Both the parties are unexpected to secure the precise number of seats in the direct election for which they have fielded for the special quota of women. The PML-N's 110 predicted seats and PTI's 79 anticipated seats bring the total to 189 seats while ...
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New play addresses Trump election, rise of 'nasty nationalism'

Baltimore Sun - 20 Jun 2018
9, 2016, very depressed and, like a lot of people, shocked at the outcome of the election,” says Clark, a Baltimore-born assistant professor and program coordinator for theater and media performance at Stevenson University. “I wondered what I could do ...
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Ohio will not purge its voter rolls before November election

Reuters - 12 Jun 2018
The announcement by Jon Husted, the secretary of state, allayed concerns of voting rights advocates who were worried he would direct election officials to start purging the rolls before November. Voter rights groups feared any culling could depress ...
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One Amendment Could Help a Vulnerable Republican's Re-election

Bloomberg Government (blog) - 20 Jun 2018
696) that Blum offered to the Water Resources Development Act (H.R. 8) would direct the Army Corps to prioritize a flood wall project in Blum's district, Cedar Rapids, where storms ravaged the downtown business district 10 years ago. The House adopted ...
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Connemara TD pushes for return to direct elections to Udaras board

Connacht Tribune Group - 24 May 2018
Galway Bay fm newsroom – A Connemara-based T.D is pushing for a return to direct elections to the board of Udarás na Gaeltachta. A new Fianna Fáil bill co-sponsored by Eamon Ó'Cuív, Pat the Cope Gallagher and Aindrias O'Muineachain calls for a return ...
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Who will win the 2018 elections? - 20 Jun 2018
It is widely recognised that political parties in Pakistan are poorly institutionalised, in the sense that they lack discrete ideological identities and the organisational capacity to allow them to hold effective campaigns capable of making direct ...
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The Interactive Constitution: The 17th Amendment

Constitution Daily (blog) - 31 May 2018
Some states went further and began using something known as the “Oregon System,” under which state legislative candidates were required to state on the ballot whether they would abide by the results of a formally non-binding direct election for U.S. ...
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Kristi Noem names long-time state lawmaker as running mate

Sioux Falls Argus Leader - 20 Jun 2018
“Larry, like most ranchers, is plain-spoken, direct, and honest. That's why I trust him, and why I chose him to serve as Lieutenant Governor,” Noem said in a statement. "Larry has served his church, served our state in the South Dakota National Guard ...

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