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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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Province Repeals Direct Election of District Chair

Hunters Bay Radio (press release) - 16 Aug 2018
On Tuesday, the Province of Ontario passed the Better Local Government Act which eliminated the direct election of District Chair by residents. The District Chair position reverts back to being selected by the councilors at the District level, a ...
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Eight women who made it to NA through direct election

Geo News - 28 Jul 2018
On Wednesday, eight women won on general contestable seats for the parliament, out of the 272 up for grabs. In 2013, the last time Pakistan went to vote, nine women made it to the national assembly through direct election. Here are the women who ...
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No early election

The Jerusalem Post - 16 Aug 2018
An early election will also be expensive. Besides the direct cost to the Israeli taxpayer, it means government ministries will enter a holding pattern for at least six months and long-term planning will be derailed. And when new ministers take up their ...
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MPAs-elect sworn in as Punjab Assembly holds session

The Express Tribune - 15 Aug 2018
The PTI had won 119 seats through direct election, while 23 MPAs joined it later. Now on the basis of its 142 seats, it has been allocated 33 women's seats and four non-Muslim's seats. The PML-N had won 129 seats while one independent candidate had ...
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Russian Speakers Explain What Putin Actually Said About Trump

The Atlantic - 18 Jul 2018
But I've heard from a number of Russian speakers who point out that Putin's actual comments in Russian concerning who he wanted to win the election are much less ambiguous than the way they were translated. He seems to have not used the phrase Yes, ...
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Trump Revokes Ex-CIA Director John Brennan's Security Clearance

Wall Street Journal - 15 Aug 2018
WASHINGTON—President Trump drew a direct connection between the special counsel investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election and his decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan and review the ...
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PTI gets lion's share of reserved seats in NA

The Express Tribune - 11 Aug 2018
The PTI has 30 seats, the MQM 21, the GDA 13, the Tehreek-e-Labaik Pakistan (TLP) three and the MMA one seat. In the Sindh Assembly, there are 29 seats reserved for women and nine for non-Muslims. The PPP had won 75 seats through direct election.
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Montana governor touts ability to win in Trump country

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 16 Aug 2018
Bullock's trying to change that with trips to Iowa and New Hampshire, where he is introducing himself as both a politician with bipartisan appeal and as a crusader against dark money in election campaigns. "I think that I do have a story about how I've ...
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Finding A Place for Data and Analytics in European Campaigns

Campaigns & Elections - 16 Aug 2018
For example, the French political consultancy, Liegey Muller Pons, did exactly this, working up 60,000 area profiles across France in the run-up to the last election there. Working with the Macron campaign they identified 20,000 of those areas that ...
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Cambodia declares ruling party's election sweep official

Nikkei Asian Review - 15 Aug 2018
The European Union, meanwhile, said that the outcome of an election without genuine electoral competition "lacks credibility." By contrast, China, the largest foreign direct investor in Cambodia by far, congratulated the CPP on its victory after the ...
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Longview calls bond election, grants loan for Petroleum rehab

Longview News-Journal - 15 Aug 2018
“This development would be in direct competition with our business,” multifamily property owner and manager Christin Watson said about the loan, “and I don't think that's fair.” “That is not a lot if it is done for a larger purpose,” businessman and ...

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