Quotations that match 'election'.I also know that there have been many times in our history when the proximity of an election has induced exactly the kind of leadership and consensus-building that produce progress in our democracy.
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They have not always elected the best leaders, particularly after a long period in which they have not used this facility of free election. You tend to lose the habit.
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And on election night I'd go down to city hall in El Paso, Texas and cover the election. In those days, of course, we didn't have exit polls. You didn't know who had won the election until they actually counted the votes. I thought that was exciting too.
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I have to say that elections, even in the most peaceful region, always make the hardest time for regional state institutions, including security structures.
[ Always Elections Even Hardest Including Institutions Make Most Peaceful Region Regional Say Security State Structures Time]
Newt Gingrich had to work hard - getting Republican candidates to sign the Contract with America - to nationalize the election that swept Republicans to victory in 1994. A Democratic anti-Tea Party campaign would do that for the Republicans - nationalize the election, gratis - in 2010.
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Democrats believe they can win at the ballot box by obstructing, and they would rather win the next election than move America forward.
[ America Ballot Believe Box Democrats Election Forward Move Next Obstructing Rather Than Win Would]
Young people are the key to this election.
[ Election Key Young]
It is a shock to us in the twentieth century to discover, from observations science has made, that the fundamental mechanisms of life cannot be ascribed to natural selection, and therefore were designed. But we must deal with our shock as best we can and go on.
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I am constitutionally competent to contest the elections.
[ Am Competent Constitutionally Contest Elections]
The fastest way for a politician to become an elder statesman is to lose an election.
[ Become Elder Election Fastest Lose Politician Statesman Way]
One is actually the democracy here, you know, people are, people assume that this election means that there is democracy in Pakistan. There is no democracy.
[ Actually Assume Democracy Election Here Know Means Pakistan]
The Election Assistance Commission represents a major, unprecedented commitment from the federal government to sustained freedom and vibrant democracy. I am humbled by the prospect of being one its charter members.
[ Am Assistance Being Charter Commission Commitment Democracy Election Federal Freedom Government Humbled Major Members Prospect Represents Sustained Unprecedented Vibrant]
So to that extent that was a very sharp reminder a few months out from the election that we weren't performing in the eyes of the public to the level that they wanted if they were going to re-elect us. So we went out and were much more upfront on issues.
[ Election Extent Eyes Few Going Issues Level Months More Much Out Performing Public Re-Elect Reminder Sharp Upfront Us Very Wanted Went Were Weren]
A nice, easy place for freedom of speech to be eroded is comics, because comics are a natural target whenever an election comes up.
[ Because Comes Comics Easy Election Eroded Freedom Natural Nice Place Speech Target Up Whenever]
As lawmakers, we must assure the people of America that our nation will not experience the nightmare of the 2000 presidential election.
[ America Assure Election Experience Lawmakers Must Nation Nightmare Our Presidential Will]
Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods.
[ Advance Auction Election Every Goods Sale Sort Stolen]
On Jan. 30, millions of Iraqis will cast ballots in the country's first fair and free election in decades, marking continued progress in Iraq's transition toward a country built on the pillars of democracy and freedom for all.
[ Ballots Built Cast Continued Country Decades Democracy Election Fair First Free Freedom Iraq Iraqis Jan Marking Millions Pillars Progress Toward Transition Will]
I think labels have been used alot during this election process to divide people, and at this point in time we really need people to come together, and be their own person, come with their own suggestions, and really solve the problems that we have facing this country.
[ Alot Been Come Country Divide During Election Facing Labels Need Own Person Point Problems Process Really Solve Suggestions Their Think Time Together Used]
If one area I felt it was a tough election was I couldn't see my young son and I couldn't see my wife a lot, but apart from that for her also it was an experience.
[ Also Apart Area Election Experience Felt Her Lot See Son Tough Wife Young]
The labour Party has lost the last four elections. If they lose another, they get to keep the liberal party.
[ Another Elections Four Get Keep Labour Last Liberal Lose Lost Party]
We will not lose this election for lack of money.
[ Election Lack Lose Money Will]
Taiwan is a budding democracy, and the people have participated in multi-party democratic elections since 1996.
[ Budding Democracy Democratic Elections Participated Since Taiwan]
Just two weeks ago, millions of Iraqis defied the threats of terrorists and went to the polls to determine their own future. I congratulate the Iraqi people for the courage they've shown in making these elections so successful.
[ Ago Congratulate Courage Defied Determine Elections Future Iraqi Iraqis Just Making Millions Own Polls Shown Successful Terrorists Their These Threats Two Weeks Went]
The adoring crowds and overwhelming Democratic support in the 2008 election was based largely on joy at jettisoning Bush and the appeal of electing a superbly qualified charismatic African American leader.
[ Adoring African American Appeal Based Bush Charismatic Crowds Democratic Election Joy Largely Leader Overwhelming Qualified Superbly Support]
If the United States of America or Britain is having elections, they don't ask for observers from Africa or from Asia. But when we have elections, they want observers. Politics
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Animals can adapt to problems and make inventions, but often no faster than natural selection can do its work - the world acts as its own simulator in the case of natural selection.
[ Acts Adapt Animals Case Faster Inventions Make Natural Often Own Problems Selection Simulator Than Work World]
The language of America changed with the election of Bill Clinton, because with all due respect to my friends on the Republican side, Bill Clinton is the best communicator of the last 50 years. He felt your pain.
[ America Because Best Bill Changed Clinton Communicator Due Election Felt Friends Language Last Pain Republican Respect Side Years Your]
In our system, at about 11:30 on election night, they just push you off the edge of the cliff-and that's it. You might scream on the way down, but you're going to hit the bottom, and you're not going to be in elective office.
[ Bottom Down Edge Election Elective Going Hit Just Might Night Off Office Our Push Scream System Way]
In microbiology the roles of mutation and selection in evolution are coming to be better understood through the use of bacterial cultures of mutant strains.
[ Better Coming Cultures Evolution Mutant Mutation Roles Selection Strains Through Understood Use]
Do you ever get the feeling that the only reason we have elections is to find out if the polls were right? Politics
[ Elections Ever Feeling Find Get Only Out Polls Reason Right Were]
I bought a selection of short, romantic fiction novels, studied them, decided that I had found a formula and then wrote a book that I figured was the perfect story. Thank goodness it was rejected.
[ Book Bought Decided Fiction Figured Formula Found Goodness Had Novels Perfect Rejected Romantic Selection Short Story Studied Thank Them Then Wrote]
The elections that have taken place in these countries are a reflection of the lure of Democracy, and the resilience of our men and women in uniform who helped bring freedom to many who never knew what the word truly meant.
[ Bring Countries Democracy Elections Freedom Helped Knew Lure Many Meant Men Never Our Place Reflection Resilience Taken These Truly Uniform Women Word]
I was up late last night yapping about the elections on CNN and up early this morning doing the same thing in my daughter's kindergarten class.
[ Class Cnn Daughter Doing Early Elections Kindergarten Last Late Morning Night Same Thing Up]
I think my election is one of several indications that gay and lesbian folk are being brought more into the center of things. I'd like to think that my election signals my bringing of gay and lesbian folk into the center of the church.
[ Being Bringing Brought Center Church Election Folk Gay Indications Into Lesbian More Several Signals Things Think]
In the spring of 1994 I decided not to seek reelection to the Senate. I had made the decision 12 years earlier, Christmas Day of 1982, just after I had been first elected to a full term, that I would do the best I could for a limited time.
[ After Been Best Christmas Could Day Decided Decision Earlier Elected First Full Had Just Limited Made Seek Senate Spring Term Time Would Years]
This election marks a significant moment in Haiti; it not only serves as the basis of hope along the road to democracy, but also serves as a testament to the resolve and character of the Haitian people during their long struggle for peace, reconciliation, and prosperity.
[ Along Also Basis Character Democracy During Election Haiti Haitian Hope Long Marks Moment Only Peace Prosperity Reconciliation Resolve Road Serves Significant Struggle Testament Their]
Yet the march toward freedom is not without its hazards or its casualties and the threats of violence aimed at Iraqis who participate in the election will be dealt with accordingly.
[ Accordingly Aimed Casualties Dealt Election Freedom Hazards Iraqis March Participate Threats Toward Violence Will Without Yet]
Ending racial discrimination in jury selection can be accomplished only by eliminating peremptory challenges entirely.
[ Accomplished Challenges Discrimination Eliminating Ending Entirely Jury Only Racial Selection]
The Western media tends to place a lot of emphasis on official institutions in Ukraine such as its supreme court, the central election commission, and the parliament. In reality, the people of Ukraine now control their destiny.
[ Central Commission Control Court Destiny Election Emphasis Institutions Lot Media Now Official Parliament Place Reality Such Supreme Tends Their Ukraine Western]
I'm a political scientist and I study these things, and I know that economic problems, with the rising unemployment and inflation and low productivity and so forth, were a factor in that election, in that defeat of President Carter.
[ Carter Defeat Economic Election Factor Forth Inflation Know Low Political President Problems Productivity Rising Scientist Study These Things Unemployment Were]
If you're running for reelection in the House of Representatives race, you know, it's very important to you that you be on fairly good terms with the local affiliates in the largest market in your area. I mean you don't want to antagonize them.
[ Affiliates Antagonize Area Fairly Good House Important Know Largest Local Market Mean Race Representatives Running Terms Them Very Want Your]
I think when you've lost an election by 179, there's going to be a period of time after eighteen years in government when you can't do anything right, and people just kick you for the sake of it, will never admit they voted Conservative.
[ Admit After Anything Conservative Eighteen Election Going Government Just Kick Lost Never Period Right Sake Think Time Voted Will Years]
Unfortunately, money in politics is an insidious thing - and a loophole in our campaign finance system was taken advantage of with money going to existing or new 527 groups with the sole purpose of influencing the election.
[ Advantage Campaign Election Existing Finance Going Groups Influencing Insidious Loophole Money New Our Politics Purpose Sole System Taken Thing Unfortunately]
Basically, the start of my thinking process is: 'OK, if you didn't have to worry about re-election, what would you be doing?' That's kind of how I'm starting to think.
[ Basically Doing How Kind Ok Process Re-Election Start Starting Think Thinking Worry Would]
Both sides know the last election was just the beginning of the next election. It's clear there has been no attempt to have any kind of getting along.
[ Along Any Attempt Been Beginning Both Clear Election Getting Just Kind Know Last Next Sides]
Natural selection is not evolution.
[ Evolution Natural Selection]
Well, usually when you talk about a mandate, you're talking about an overwhelming win. I don't think by any measurement the 2004 election was an overwhelming win.
[ Any Election Mandate Measurement Overwhelming Talk Talking Think Usually Well Win]
The role of a museum of modern art is to make a good selection and identify what we believe to be the coming movements, and that requires taste.
[ Art Believe Coming Good Identify Make Modern Movements Museum Requires Role Selection Taste]
Proposition 19 already is a winner no matter what happens on election day. The mere fact of its being on the ballot has elevated and legitimized public discourse about marijuana and marijuana policy in ways I could not have imagined a year ago.
[ Ago Already Ballot Being Could Day Discourse Election Elevated Fact Happens Imagined Matter Mere Policy Proposition Public Ways Winner Year]
Elections are about choosing sides, but inaugurations are about closing ranks.
[ Choosing Closing Elections Ranks Sides]
People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.
[ After Before During Election Hunt Lie Much Never War]
I started this whole endeavor really. And at the beginning we had the selection in Italy. And that was pretty much among people that had held previous experience in that particular satellite. So, I was in that, in a good position then.
[ Among Beginning Endeavor Experience Good Had Held Italy Much Particular Position Pretty Previous Really Satellite Selection Started Then Whole]
The election is over, and even though there are people who have different ideologies and beliefs, from now on we must all embrace each other, creating a harmonious and unified new Taiwan through our love and tolerance.
[ Beliefs Creating Different Each Election Embrace Even Harmonious Ideologies Love Must New Now Other Our Over Taiwan Though Through Tolerance Unified]
Thus the genetic basis to the origin of bird species is to be sought in the inheritance of adult traits that are subject to natural and sexual selection.
[ Adult Basis Bird Genetic Inheritance Natural Origin Selection Sexual Sought Species Subject Thus Traits]
So here we are, just two months away from the election, with more and more examples that modern day Jim Crowe laws are alive and well in the state of Florida.
[ Alive Away Crowe Day Election Examples Florida Here Jim Just Laws Modern Months More State Two Well]
All elections revolve around and are often resolved by who raises the most money. That's unfair. I'd like to see that process changed, but it seems once you win and get to Congress, that doesn't happen.
[ Around Changed Congress Elections Get Happen Money Most Often Once Process Raises Resolved Revolve See Seems Unfair Win]
The participation in European elections was always not very exciting. People are very interested in European issues, but they don't see the person who is representing Europe.
[ Always Elections Europe European Exciting Interested Issues Participation Person Representing See Very]
During the 1960 election, I saw Richard Nixon as the winner.
[ During Election Nixon Richard Saw Winner]
I expect that after the election and the results that the international community will understand which was the framework of this process and under which law we have done this process.
[ After Community Done Election Expect Framework International Law Process Results Under Understand Which Will]
Great wealth took possession of the government. It was reflected in Mr. Harding's selection of a cabinet.
[ Cabinet Government Great Harding Mr Possession Reflected Selection Took Wealth]
Several amendments should be made to the primary and general election laws to improve them, but such changes must in no way interfere with a full and free expression of the people's choice in naming the candidates to be voted on at general elections.
[ Amendments Candidates Changes Choice Election Elections Expression Free Full General Improve Interfere Laws Made Must Naming Primary Several Should Such Them Voted Way]
When we look around the world today, when we see in Afghanistan that 10 million people have registered to vote in their upcoming elections, including 40 percent of those people are women, that's just unbelievable.
[ Afghanistan Around Elections Including Just Look Million Percent Registered See Their Those Today Unbelievable Upcoming Vote Women World]
Well my briefing was that Honduras was a small and vulnerable country just back on the path towards democracy it was about to have just before I arrived, the first elections for a civilian president in more than 9 years.
[ Arrived Back Before Briefing Civilian Country Democracy Elections First Honduras Just More Path President Small Than Towards Vulnerable Well Years]
An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.
[ Bad Bath Battle Blood Concerned Election Every Except Horror Moral Mud Soul]
I want to step up our voter-registration activities. Not every branch does it, and not all the time. I want them to go back and get out the vote because I want us to have a big impact on the Congressional elections this year.
[ Activities Back Because Big Branch Congressional Does Elections Every Get Go Impact Our Out Step Them Time Up Us Vote Want Year]
Within the pages of The Betrayal of America I prove that these justices were absolutely up to no good, and they deliberately set out to hand the election to George Bush.
[ Absolutely America Betrayal Bush Deliberately Election George Good Hand Justices Out Pages Prove Set These Up Were Within]
Although I insist that God has always had the power to intervene directly in nature to create new forms, I am willing to be per-suaded that He chose not to do so and instead employed secondary natural causes like random mutation and natural selection.
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One of the problems we saw in the last presidential election in our party is that our nominee, while winning the election, which we ought never to forget, often lost sight of the difference between strategy and tactics.
[ Between Difference Election Forget Last Lost Never Nominee Often Ought Our Party Presidential Problems Saw Sight Strategy Tactics Which While Winning]
And we have the most scrutinized election system in the United States, and we have met every test.
[ Election Every Met Most Scrutinized States System Test United]
Israel is the only country in the Middle East where Arabs can be elected to the parliament in a democratic election.
[ Arabs Country Democratic East Elected Election Israel Middle Only Parliament Where]
The monitors indicated that it was a credible election, I think, in an overall sense, it apparently is a free and fair election, so it's a real milestone and one of the things we can take some little confidence in.
[ Apparently Confidence Credible Election Fair Free Indicated Little Milestone Monitors Overall Real Sense Some Take Things Think]
There's enormous progressive activism and, more often than not, success at the grassroots level - everything from living wage campaigns to efforts to finance our elections are having terrific success.
[ Activism Campaigns Efforts Elections Enormous Everything Finance Grassroots Having Level Living More Often Our Progressive Success Terrific Than Wage]
The United Nations has no business in our elections.
[ Business Elections Nations Our United]
Jury selection is strictly an emotional process. They're looking for people they can manipulate. Both sides are.
[ Both Emotional Jury Looking Manipulate Process Selection Sides Strictly]
We must correct the problems and inequities in the way we conduct and decide elections in the United States.
[ Conduct Correct Decide Elections Inequities Must Problems States United Way]
Darwin's idea of natural selection makes people uncomfortable because it reverses the direction of tradition.
[ Because Darwin Direction Idea Makes Natural Reverses Selection Tradition Uncomfortable]
Why do people believe that there are dangerous implications of the idea that the mind is a product of the brain, that the brain is organized in part by the genome, and that the genome was shaped by natural selection?
[ Believe Brain Dangerous Genome Idea Implications Mind Natural Organized Part Product Selection Shaped Why]
I think it is very difficult today to have a reasoned public discourse on any controversial subject. Certainly, election years present a complicating factor.
[ Any Certainly Controversial Difficult Discourse Election Factor Present Public Reasoned Subject Think Today Very Years]
Senator Arlen Specter hasn't really switched parties; he's simply realized he cannot win the Pennsylvania Republican primary election.
[ Cannot Election Hasn Parties Pennsylvania Primary Realized Really Republican Senator Simply Specter Switched Win]
The Tories, every election, must have a bogy man. If you haven't got a programme, a bogy man will do.
[ Election Every Got Haven Man Must Programme Tories Will]
But they are not going to take on Big Oil because Big Oil is very generous at campaign time, and this is all about the elections. They want to pretend that they are doing something meaningful.
[ Because Big Campaign Doing Elections Generous Going Meaningful Oil Pretend Something Take Time Very Want]
That U.N. Security Council resolution requires getting Syrian troops and intelligence officials out of Lebanon so that the Lebanese can have elections here this spring that are free and fair and free of outside influence.
[ Council Elections Fair Free Getting Here Influence Intelligence Lebanese Lebanon Officials Out Outside Requires Resolution Security Spring Syrian Troops]
People know something has gone terribly wrong with our government and it has gotten so far off track. But people also know that there is nothing wrong in America that a good old-fashioned election can't fix.
[ Also America Election Far Fix Gone Good Gotten Government Know Nothing Off Old-Fashioned Our Something Terribly Track Wrong]
Until fighting ends and there are conditions, which allow the free expression of will by the people, there can be no elections and elections are not held in these circumstances anywhere in the world.
[ Allow Anywhere Circumstances Conditions Elections Ends Expression Fighting Free Held These Until Which Will World]
Our children await Christmas presents like politicians getting in election returns: there's the Uncle Fred precinct and the Aunt Ruth district still to come in.
[ Aunt Await Children Christmas Come District Election Fred Getting Our Politicians Precinct Presents Returns Ruth Still Uncle]
I think the Democratic Party realizes, having lost two presidential elections, we need to do a better job of creating a farm team.
[ Better Creating Democratic Elections Farm Having Job Lost Need Party Presidential Realizes Team Think Two]
Where annual elections end where slavery begins.
[ Annual Begins Elections End Slavery Where]
It is essential for genetic material to be able to make exact copies of itself; otherwise growth would produce disorder, life could not originate, and favourable forms would not be perpetuated by natural selection.
[ Able Copies Could Disorder Essential Exact Favourable Forms Genetic Growth Itself Life Make Material Natural Originate Otherwise Perpetuated Produce Selection Would]
God has called us to be His representatives in our nation and in our world. Select candidates who represent your views and work for their election.
[ Called Candidates Election God His Nation Our Represent Representatives Select Their Us Views Work World Your]
In November 2000, the Republicans stole from America our most precious right of all: the right to free and fair elections... Now President Bush occupies the White House, but with questionable legitimacy.
[ America Bush Elections Fair Free House Legitimacy Most November Now Occupies Our Precious President Questionable Republicans Right Stole White]
If more politicians in this country were thinking about the next generation instead of the next election, it might be better for the United States and the world.
[ Better Country Election Generation Instead Might More Next Politicians States Thinking United Were World]
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.
[ America Citizen Cross Democracy Election Fight National Ocean Street Vote Will Won]
Ladies and gentlemen, on the occasion of my election I received many letters from people representing all segments of the population and all professions, especially from the younger generation, linking my inauguration with great - far too great - expectations.
[ Election Especially Expectations Far Generation Gentlemen Great Inauguration Ladies Letters Linking Many Occasion Population Professions Received Representing Segments Too Younger]
Well, if Democratic members in the House elect Nancy Pelosi as their leader, it's almost as if they just didn't get the message from the voters this election. I mean, the voters outright rejected the agenda that she's been about. And here they're going to put her back in charge.
[ Agenda Almost Back Been Charge Democratic Elect Election Get Going Her Here House Just Leader Mean Members Message Nancy Outright Pelosi Put Rejected She Their Voters Well]
You never really know as an actor; it's completely out of your control, in terms of editing, and music, and film stock, shot selection, and what takes they use.
[ Actor Completely Control Editing Film Know Music Never Out Really Selection Shot Stock Takes Terms Use Your]
We've got 50 percent voter turnout for presidential elections. That's appalling. We can do so much better.
[ Appalling Better Elections Got Much Percent Presidential Turnout Voter]
The English think they are free. They are free only during the election of members of parliament.
[ During Election English Free Members Only Parliament Think]
A funny thing happened on the way to the election - I got to the Senate first.
[ Election First Funny Got Happened Senate Thing Way]
It seems to be impossible to hold a credible election without reforming the electoral system.
[ Credible Election Electoral Hold Impossible Reforming Seems System Without]
I think we need to start with Philadelphia and make sure that we actually get some election reform in Philadelphia. Actually, a recent election was thrown out by a federal judge because of corruption with the voting process in Philadelphia.
[ Actually Because Corruption Election Federal Get Judge Make Need Out Philadelphia Process Recent Reform Some Start Sure Think Thrown Voting]
This is what happens, when, for the first time in modern history, a candidate resorts to lawsuits to try to overturn the outcome of an election for president.
[ Candidate Election First Happens History Lawsuits Modern Outcome Overturn President Resorts Time Try]
The way it works: The orchestra plays a few selections of its own and I terminate the first part of the programme on piano, usually with a movement from a Mozart concerto.
[ Concerto Few First Movement Mozart Orchestra Own Part Piano Plays Programme Terminate Usually Way Works]
The United States brags about its political system, but the President says one thing during the election, something else when he takes office, something else at midterm and something else when he leaves. Politics
[ During Election Else Leaves Office Political President Says Something States System Takes Thing United]
In a government such as ours we have vigorous contests to determine who should lead. The recent election was no exception. Now we inaugurate a new government on a day that transcends any one individual or any one party.
[ Any Contests Day Determine Election Exception Government Inaugurate Individual Lead New Now Ours Party Recent Should Such Transcends Vigorous]
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
[ Coming Declared Election Foxes Interest Lives Peace Poultry Prolonging Sincere Universal]
No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections.
[ Education Elections Fighting Indispensable More Part Politician Than]
The House is rooted in the principle of direct elections and is unique among all branches and bodies of the federal government as without exception, the people's voice.
[ Among Bodies Branches Direct Elections Exception Federal Government House Principle Rooted Unique Voice Without]
I use a wide selection of colours. It is impossible to produce work like mine using only the primary colours as they only mix a certain range of colour.
[ Certain Colour Colours Impossible Mine Mix Only Primary Produce Range Selection Use Using Wide Work]
We have built a genuine level of enthusiasm and goodwill with people throughout this district. People are really excited about the possibilities this election holds, not just for this district, but because of the message Alabama sent to the rest of the country.
[ Alabama Because Built Country District Election Enthusiasm Excited Genuine Goodwill Holds Just Level Message Possibilities Really Rest Sent Throughout]
We further decree that the Senate of the United States elect a prominent Democrat as their presiding officer, to act as President until the next election, and to reconstruct the Cabinet according to our wishes hereafter to be declared.
[ According Act Cabinet Declared Decree Democrat Elect Election Further Hereafter Next Officer Our President Presiding Prominent Reconstruct Senate States Their United Until Wishes]
In the span of three years, the Iraqi people participated in three elections, drafted a constitution, and elected a new government. While more work remains, this is remarkable progress.
[ Constitution Drafted Elected Elections Government Iraqi More New Participated Progress Remains Remarkable Span Three While Work Years]
According to various polls conducted, the single most important issue in last week's election was not the Iraq War, not the War on Terror, not even the economy. It was the cultural war.
[ According Conducted Cultural Economy Election Even Important Iraq Issue Last Most Polls Single Terror Various War Week]
During the election, I had three male opponents and we went into a runoff. The front runner for the men was a native of Dallas who had run at large before, but I had a higher profile than him from my community service.
[ Before Community Dallas During Election Front Had Higher Him Into Large Male Men Native Opponents Profile Run Runner Service Than Three Went]
Win or lose, we go shopping after the election.
[ After Election Go Lose Shopping Win]
I don't know much about Americanism, but it's a damn good word with which to carry an election.
[ Americanism Carry Damn Election Good Know Much Which Word]
You know, having been an election monitor in countries across the world, I can tell you that we would never certify another country's election if it had as many flaws in place as we had in Florida.
[ Across Another Been Certify Countries Country Election Flaws Florida Had Having Know Many Monitor Never Place Tell World Would]
This country has always been run by elite, and it's an elitist democracy. And that's not a radical concept. It's elitist democracy. When people talk about democracy, they don't talk - really talk about participatory democracy, until the point that we get us at Election Day.
[ Always Been Concept Country Day Democracy Election Elite Elitist Get Participatory Point Radical Really Run Talk Until Us]
The elections in Iraq are a victory for freedom and the Iraqi people, and a blow to the transnational network of terrorists who have tried to prevent this day from happening.
[ Blow Day Elections Freedom Happening Iraq Iraqi Network Prevent Terrorists Transnational Tried Victory]
You were told how much space so it was a matter of whether you could send in two paintings or three paintings, you know, pending where the show was being held. You did submit work to be accepted. Once you were accepted that was it. You did your own selection of what went in.
[ Accepted Being Could Did Held How Know Matter Much Once Own Paintings Pending Selection Send Show Space Submit Three Told Two Went Were Where Whether Work Your]
While Mayor Daley surprised me today with his decision to not run for reelection, I have never been surprised by his leadership, dedication and tireless work on behalf of the city and the people of Chicago.
[ Been Behalf Chicago City Daley Decision Dedication His Leadership Mayor Never Run Surprised Tireless Today While Work]
Things on the whole are much faster in America; people don't 'stand for election', they 'run for office.'
[ America Election Faster Much Office Run Stand Things Whole]
The Democratic Party is getting very angry, and that came through clearly in this election.
[ Angry Came Clearly Democratic Election Getting Party Through Very]
It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything. Politics
[ Cast Count Decide Election Enough Everything Know Nothing Votes]
Others may make you promises, once again, and then election after election not deliver. We will not do this.
[ After Again Deliver Election Make May Once Others Promises Then Will]
Men seek for vocabularies that are reflections of reality. To this end, they must develop vocabularies that are selections of reality. And any selection of reality must, in certain circumstances, function as a deflection of reality.
[ Any Certain Circumstances Develop End Function Men Must Reality Reflections Seek Selection]
The people who cast the votes don't decide an election, the people who count the votes do.
[ Cast Count Decide Election Votes]
You have to edit the material. That assumes that some kind of a mind is operating in relation to the material. Not all minds are the same. Every aspect of filmmaking requires choice. The selection of the subject, the shooting, editing and length are all aspects of choice.
[ Aspect Aspects Assumes Choice Edit Editing Every Filmmaking Kind Length Material Mind Minds Operating Relation Requires Same Selection Shooting Some Subject]
Democracy in China is like Viagra; no such thing as free elections.
[ China Democracy Elections Free Such Thing Viagra]
If al Qaeda or any other enemy of our country manages to create a situation or explode a bomb or murder or incapacitate large numbers of our people, we cannot wait for 7 weeks of a special election in order to deal with that.
[ Al Any Bomb Cannot Country Create Deal Election Enemy Explode Large Manages Murder Numbers Order Other Our Qaeda Situation Special Wait Weeks]
It is difficult to understand these people who democratically take part in elections and a referendum, but are then incapable of democratically accepting the will of the people.
[ Accepting Democratically Difficult Elections Incapable Part Referendum Take Then These Understand Will]
That is why I came to conclusion that the election must take place, so that the republic can have a government. If I were to say that everything will change for the better immediately, that would not be true. The struggle will continue for a long time.
[ Better Came Change Conclusion Continue Election Everything Government Immediately Long Must Place Republic Say Struggle Take Time True Were Why Will Would]
While not widely reported, our victories in Iraq are plentiful. National elections, a democratic parliament and the drafting of a constitution are just some of the victories throughout this embattled country.
[ Constitution Country Democratic Drafting Elections Iraq Just National Our Parliament Plentiful Reported Some Throughout Victories While Widely]
Any time you have loose ballots, you have to worry about shenanigans. It's a shame such a hard-fought election has to come down to something like this.
[ Any Ballots Come Down Election Loose Shame Something Such Time Worry]
The Iraqi elections were an important first step.
[ Elections First Important Iraqi Step Were]
Federal elections happen every two years in this country. Presidential elections every four years. And four years just isn't long enough to dismantle all the environmental laws we've got in this country.
[ Country Dismantle Elections Enough Environmental Every Federal Four Got Happen Just Laws Long Presidential Two Years]
The final ballots represent players, managers, executives and builders who are top-tier candidates and worthy of review for consideration for election to the Hall of Fame.
[ Ballots Builders Candidates Consideration Election Executives Fame Final Hall Managers Players Represent Review Worthy]
How it is that within 60 days of a general election issue, groups can no longer tell voters that a Member of Congress votes pro-abortion, against guns, against the environment or whatever else is beyond me.
[ Against Beyond Congress Days Election Else Environment General Groups Guns How Issue Longer Member Tell Voters Votes Whatever Within]
Thirteen years after the end of the Soviet Union, the American press establishment seemed eager to turn Ukraine's protested presidential election on November 21 into a new cold war with Russia.
[ After American Cold Eager Election End Establishment Into New November Presidential Press Russia Seemed Soviet Thirteen Turn Ukraine Union War Years]
The single most important aspect of the Transition involves the selection of personnel to manage the transfer of responsibility. The law provides roughly ten weeks to accomplish this process.
[ Accomplish Aspect Important Involves Law Manage Most Personnel Process Provides Responsibility Roughly Selection Single Ten Transfer Transition Weeks]
I knew that my staying up would not change the election result if I were defeated, while if elected I had a hard day ahead of me. So I thought a night's rest was best in any event.
[ Ahead Any Best Change Day Defeated Elected Election Event Had Hard Knew Night Rest Result Staying Thought Up Were While Would]
I voted for you during your last election.
[ During Election Last Voted Your]
In the 2004 presidential election, we saw a wonderful example of citizens making contributions. In fact, individual giving to both the Kerry and Bush campaigns was the highest in our nation's history.
[ Both Bush Campaigns Citizens Contributions Election Example Fact Giving Highest History Individual Kerry Making Nation Our Presidential Saw Wonderful]
I see humanity now as one vast plant, needing for its highest fulfillment only love, the natural blessings of the great outdoors, and intelligent crossing and selection. Environmental
[ Blessings Crossing Fulfillment Great Highest Humanity Intelligent Love Natural Needing Now Only Outdoors Plant See Selection Vast]
Since the election, since the formation of a government, the death in Iraq has increased. The United States stands by, helpless to do anything about it. That's the reality, not George Bush's revisionist history!
[ Anything Bush Death Election Formation George Government Helpless History Increased Iraq Reality Revisionist Since Stands States United]
Downloading is definitely on the rise, but not because it's free - that's probably third on the list - but because it's immediate and the selection is virtually unlimited.
[ Because Definitely Downloading Free Immediate List Probably Rise Selection Third Unlimited Virtually]
I can't let important policy decisions hinge on the fact that an election is coming up every 90 days. Politics
[ Coming Days Decisions Election Every Fact Hinge Important Policy Up]
However, democracy cannot be defined as the existence of parliaments and elections alone.
[ Alone Cannot Defined Democracy Elections Existence However Parliaments]
I did not lose this election, or had a bad result compared with what we might have got because of Islam.
[ Bad Because Compared Did Election Got Had Islam Lose Might Result]
It would have been a very, very good thing if the next election after Margaret went we had lost.
[ After Been Election Good Had Lost Margaret Next Thing Very Went Would]
Some of the immediate causes of Jack Abramoff's troubles were some Indian elections that went bad for him.
[ Abramoff Bad Causes Elections Him Immediate Indian Jack Some Troubles Went Were]
I am planning to return and contest the October elections in Pakistan.
[ Am Contest Elections October Pakistan Planning Return]
The regime is afraid of the people because it knows that free and fair elections will bring about its end.
[ Afraid Because Bring Elections End Fair Free Knows Regime Will]
Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections.
[ Common Elections Ensure Identification Integrity Photographic Requiring Sense Sound Step Valid Voter]
Well, one thing that has happened is they have had a presidential election in Egypt which has represented progress. Now, we were not happy with everything that happened with the parliamentary elections, and it was not exactly a perfect presidential election in Egypt.
[ Egypt Election Elections Everything Exactly Had Happened Happy Now Parliamentary Perfect Presidential Progress Represented Thing Well Were Which]
Politicians all too often think about the next election. Statesmen think about the next generation.
[ Election Generation Next Often Politicians Statesmen Think Too]
Two years before the last election you nor anyone else would have predicted that Barack Obama was going to get elected president of the United States.
[ Anyone Barack Before Elected Election Else Get Going Last Nor Obama Obama Predicted President States Two United Would Years]
I am making a collection of the things my opponents have found me to be and, when this election is over, I am going to open a museum and put them on display.
[ Am Collection Display Election Found Going Making Museum Open Opponents Over Put Them Things]
We have a system that allows us to manage a free and fair election, free of fraud, free of intimidation, and that's what we delivered on election day, and we're very very proud of it.
[ Allows Day Delivered Election Fair Fraud Free Intimidation Manage Proud System Us Very]
The Palestinian election is something that was really a turning point. It's a mandate for peace.
[ Election Mandate Palestinian Peace Point Really Something Turning]
I also want to draw attention to the responsibilities that people have to live up to their election promises and to live up to the votes that were cast by the people of Wales, in the General Election, in the expectation that we would deliver this promise.
[ Also Attention Cast Deliver Draw Election Expectation General Live Promise Promises Responsibilities Their Up Votes Wales Want Were Would]
Voters want to know that elections will be conducted fairly and accurately.
[ Accurately Conducted Elections Fairly Know Voters Want Will]
Since natural selection requires a function to select, an irreducibly complex biological system, if there is such a thing, would have to arise as an integrated unit for natural selection to have anything to act on.
[ Act Anything Arise Biological Complex Function Integrated Natural Requires Select Selection Since Such System Thing Unit Would]
You can have many different selection systems, but the bottom line has to be a system that, once the judge takes office that judge will feel that he or she is to decide the case without reference to the popular thing or the popular will of the moment.
[ Bottom Case Decide Different Feel Judge Line Many Moment Office Once Popular Reference Selection She System Systems Takes Thing Will Without]
And I think within the pages of The Betrayal of America I think I present an overwhelming case that these five justices were up to no good, and they deliberately set out to hand the election to George Bush.
[ America Betrayal Bush Case Deliberately Election Five George Good Hand Justices Out Overwhelming Pages Present Set These Think Up Were Within]
Democracy is not something that happens, you know, just at election time, and it's not something that happens just with one event. It's an ongoing building process. But it also ought to be a part of our culture, a part of our lives.
[ Also Building Culture Democracy Election Event Happens Just Know Lives Ongoing Ought Our Part Process Something Time]
America is an outlier in the world of democracies when it comes to the structure and conduct of elections.
[ America Comes Conduct Democracies Elections Structure World]
I'm convinced that unless you have some public financing of elections, you are never going to remove the power of wealthy interests over elected officials.
[ Convinced Elected Elections Financing Going Interests Never Officials Over Power Public Remove Some Unless Wealthy]
If you're going to try to win an election, you can't be 80 percent. You can't say, I'm for what my Democratic opponent is, for but not quite so much of it.
[ Democratic Election Going Much Opponent Percent Quite Say Try Win]
In view of our public pledges, we public officials can never again go before the public merely promising election reform. The time for promises is past.
[ Again Before Election Go Merely Never Officials Our Past Pledges Promises Promising Public Reform Time View]
Historians will have to face the fact that natural selection determined the evolution of cultures in the same manner as it did that of species.
[ Cultures Determined Did Evolution Face Fact Historians Manner Natural Same Selection Species Will]
However, I keep reminding them that this issue is not a new issue that has come out for this election. This issue has been in the courts for two years and two months now.
[ Been Come Courts Election However Issue Keep Months New Now Out Reminding Them Two Years]
We're like a Third World country when it comes to some of our election practices.
[ Comes Country Election Our Practices Some Third World]
The men and women of our armed forces played an instrumental role in the election process - securing polling sites and providing security - that allowed so many Iraqis the opportunity to vote freely for the first time ever.
[ Allowed Armed Election Ever First Forces Freely Instrumental Iraqis Many Men Opportunity Our Played Polling Process Providing Role Securing Security Sites Time Vote Women]
When the poet makes his perfect selection of a word, he is endowing the word with life.
[ His Life Makes Perfect Poet Selection Word]
There are elections in which everyone knows that 'the people have spoken' but they don't always know exactly what the people have said. This November's election was different. Not only did the people speak, they spoke clearly.
[ Always Clearly Did Different Election Elections Everyone Exactly Know Knows November Only Said Speak Spoke Spoken Which]
Popularity should be no scale for the election of politicians. If it would depend on popularity, Donald Duck and The Muppets would take seats in senate.
[ Depend Donald Duck Election Politicians Popularity Scale Seats Senate Should Take Would]
Some of you read with me 40 years ago a portion of Aristotle's Ethics, a selection of passages that describe his idea of happiness. You may not remember too well.
[ Ago Aristotle Describe Ethics Happiness His Idea May Passages Portion Read Remember Selection Some Too Well Years]
If it's a close election, then it's better for the Supreme Court to pick the president, whether or not he won the election. It's just insane on its face.
[ Better Close Court Election Face Insane Just Pick President Supreme Then Whether Won]
The big secret to winning elections is to get more votes than your opponent. My friend Representative Robin Hayes is a good example to study.
[ Big Elections Example Friend Get Good More Opponent Representative Robin Secret Study Than Votes Winning Your]
In just three years, Iraq has achieved immense progress. It has had three successful elections in which 80% of their citizens voted, even while being threatened with death.
[ Achieved Being Citizens Death Elections Even Had Immense Iraq Just Progress Successful Their Threatened Three Voted Which While Years]
The view that we hold in Iraq now is this - that democracy is associated with elections. I believe that elections are possible.
[ Associated Believe Democracy Elections Hold Iraq Now Possible View]
Demand the ballot as the undeniable right of every man who is called to the poll, and take special care that the old constitutional rule and principle, by which majorities alone shall decide in Parliamentary elections, shall not be violated.
[ Alone Ballot Called Care Constitutional Decide Demand Elections Every Majorities Man Old Parliamentary Poll Principle Right Rule Shall Special Take Undeniable Violated Which]
To the contrary, I think we bent over backwards to press for elections and for democratic reform.
[ Backwards Bent Contrary Democratic Elections Over Press Reform Think]
I haven't given up on working... across the aisle on issues and maybe it'll take an election or two for that to fully ferment, maybe it you know sometimes it takes awhile for people to realize what the best path is.
[ Across Aisle Awhile Best Election Ferment Fully Given Haven Issues Know Maybe Path Realize Sometimes Take Takes Two Up Working]
It was a shock to people of the nineteenth century when they discovered, from observations science had made, that many features of the biological world could be ascribed to the elegant principle of natural selection.
[ Ascribed Biological Century Could Discovered Elegant Features Had Made Many Natural Nineteenth Observations Principle Science Selection Shock World]
There's lots of institutions and lots of different cultures, and so that's the kind of thing that parents need to be able to evaluate, and students themselves, when they make a selection.
[ Able Cultures Different Evaluate Institutions Kind Lots Make Need Parents Selection Students Themselves Thing]
This election is about who's going to be the next President of the United States!
[ Election Going Next President States United]
The 2000 election exposed some ugly history in our country.
[ Country Election Exposed History Our Some Ugly]
We have seen voters denied their rights in recent elections as they have been incorrectly purged from lists, their absentee votes not counted, and voting machine integrity and security not assured.
[ Assured Been Counted Denied Elections Incorrectly Integrity Lists Machine Purged Recent Rights Security Seen Their Voters Votes Voting]
I think the American people have been surprised by the enthusiasm with which the Iraqis have taken to elections and politics.
[ American Been Elections Enthusiasm Iraqis Politics Surprised Taken Think Which]
As recent as the year 2000 we won elections by saying we shouldn't be the policemen of the world, and that we should be nation building. And its time we got those values back into this country.
[ Back Building Country Elections Got Into Nation Policemen Recent Saying Should Those Time Values Won World Year]
I find it odd that there's such strong objection to what is a clear way to assure that our elections are reliable and we can do a recount if there are any questions.
[ Any Assure Clear Elections Find Objection Odd Our Questions Recount Reliable Strong Such Way]
Surely no issue unites us more than our appreciation for our military personnel who are bringing aid to devastated countries, defending us against terrorism, and fighting to make a free election possible in Iraq.
[ Against Aid Appreciation Bringing Countries Defending Devastated Election Fighting Free Iraq Issue Make Military More Our Personnel Possible Surely Terrorism Than Unites Us]
I have stood on the front lines of the health care system as a doctor, patient and concerned parent. Those experiences have served as my guideposts throughout the struggle to reform America's health care system. And it's those same experiences that tell me that fear and election hysteria should not overshadow the reality of reform.
[ America Care Concerned Doctor Election Experiences Fear Front Health Hysteria Lines Parent Patient Reality Reform Same Served Should Stood Struggle System Tell Those Throughout]
Elections are held to delude the populace into believing that they are participating in government.
[ Believing Delude Elections Government Held Into Participating Populace]
We worked on solving the problem of voice communications in a noisy military environment. We established military codes that are highly audible and invented selection tests for personnel who had a superior ability to recognize sound in a noisy background.
[ Ability Audible Background Codes Communications Environment Established Had Highly Invented Military Noisy Personnel Problem Recognize Selection Solving Sound Superior Tests Voice Worked]
I got involved because I wanted to help inspire more people to get off their butts and register and vote - not just in this election, but in every other election from now on, you know?
[ Because Butts Election Every Get Got Help Inspire Involved Just Know More Now Off Other Register Their Vote Wanted]
In my mind, the re-election of Richard Nixon, compared with what was available on the other side, was so much more important that I put it in just that context.
[ Available Compared Context Important Just Mind More Much Nixon Other Put Re-Election Richard Side]
During the election in 1989, there was the first Soviet election with alternative candidates to local government. I myself arranged special training for them.
[ Alternative Arranged Candidates During Election First Government Local Myself Soviet Special Them Training]
I am saying that in Wales here we have a very clear election commitment and I hope, and I will express this view, I hope that every individual member of the Labour Party, will understand that and will strive to achieve unity so that we can deliver the yes vote in the Autumn.
[ Achieve Am Autumn Clear Commitment Deliver Election Every Express Here Hope Individual Labour Member Party Saying Strive Understand Unity Very View Vote Wales Will Yes]
Somebody asked me about the current choice we're being given in the presidential election. I said, Well, it's like two of the scariest movies I can imagine.
[ Asked Being Choice Current Election Given Imagine Movies Presidential Said Scariest Somebody Two Well]
Prior to my election, young Cherokee girls would never have thought that they might grow up and become chief.
[ Become Cherokee Chief Election Girls Grow Might Never Prior Thought Up Would Young]
The one pervading evil of democracy is the tyranny of the majority, or rather of that party, not always the majority, that succeeds, by force or fraud, in carrying elections.
[ Always Carrying Democracy Elections Evil Force Fraud Majority Party Pervading Rather Succeeds Tyranny]
One of the reasons people hate politics is that truth is rarely a politician's objective. Election and power are. Politics
[ Election Hate Objective Politician Politics Power Rarely Reasons Truth]
In the end, that's what this election is about. Do we participate in a politics of cynicism or a politics of hope?
[ Cynicism Election End Hope Participate Politics]
These people have elevated audacity to symphonic and operatic levels. The Florida Supreme Court relied on new law to resolve the election dispute down there.
[ Audacity Court Dispute Down Election Elevated Florida Law Levels New Operatic Relied Resolve Supreme Symphonic These]
I don't think we'll win every election.
[ Election Every Think Win]
And I'm very proud of the 50,000 poll workers and election officials who delivered a free and fair election.
[ Delivered Election Fair Free Officials Poll Proud Very Workers]
The President's announcement sounded less like a national energy plan than like a page from an election-year play book. This Administration's plan to reduce obscene oil company profits is to regulate them less.
[ Administration Announcement Book Company Energy Less National Obscene Oil Page Plan Play President Profits Reduce Regulate Sounded Than Them]
Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love. Design
[ Affinities Beauty Design Emerges Integration Love Making Selection]
Hamas, the opponents of Arafat, the opponents of peace, urged a boycott of the election, and yet there was an 85 percent turnout where Hamas is supposed to be strong. Isn't that really quite incredible?
[ Arafat Boycott Election Hamas Incredible Opponents Peace Percent Quite Really Strong Supposed Turnout Urged Where Yet]
One of the most surreal moments in this election was after the third debate, when I heard a talking head say, Al Gore won on substance, on the issues. But you have to give the victory to Bush because he seems presidential.
[ After Al Because Bush Debate Election Give Gore Head Heard Issues Moments Most Presidential Say Seems Substance Surreal Talking Third Victory Won]
At the next General Election, voters face a clear choice: deregulation and less interference in everyday life with the Conservatives, or yet more regulation and interference under Mr Blair.
[ Blair Choice Clear Conservatives Deregulation Election Everyday Face General Interference Less Life More Mr Next Regulation Under Voters Yet]
We live in the time where we have fictitious election results that elects a fictitious president. We live in a time where we have a man sending us to war for fictitious reasons.
[ Election Fictitious Live Man President Reasons Results Sending Time Us War Where]
I didn't have the base I needed to win the election.
[ Base Election Needed Win]
To be fair, lying is part and parcel of public life. Every politician has lied about something because they are owned by the special interest groups that finance their elections.
[ Because Elections Every Fair Finance Groups Interest Lied Life Lying Owned Parcel Part Politician Public Something Special Their]
I have nothing to do with the selection of stories. I'm the reporter.
[ Nothing Reporter Selection Stories]
I thought that that was an effort to inject a popular element, a democratic element into the selection of a person who, once he is selected and confirmed, is beyond electoral control.
[ Beyond Confirmed Control Democratic Effort Electoral Element Inject Into Once Person Popular Selected Selection Thought]
They appear to have had a higher voter turnout in Iraq than we did in our recent federal elections, and we didn't have terrorists threatening to kill our families if we voted.
[ Appear Did Elections Families Federal Had Higher Iraq Kill Our Recent Terrorists Than Threatening Turnout Voted Voter]
Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.
[ Against Because Chiefly Elections Men Most Rather Somebody Than Vote Women Won]
The U.S. views Morocco as an important friend, and we applaud your political and economic reforms that culminated with the recent parliamentary elections that were widely reported to have been conducted in a fair and open manner.
[ Applaud Been Conducted Economic Elections Fair Friend Important Manner Morocco Open Parliamentary Political Recent Reforms Reported Views Were Widely Your]
I think Social Security should be bipartisan and it should transcend the next election, and you should get the best ideas of the Democrats and of the Republicans, and move forward with the best.
[ Best Bipartisan Democrats Election Forward Get Ideas Move Next Republicans Security Should Social Think Transcend]
Our original idea was to help three or four hundred candidates in the first election run for the Ohio State legislature and the California legislature around the country.
[ Around California Candidates Country Election First Four Help Hundred Idea Legislature Ohio Original Our Run State Three]
There was a widespread indignation in the American media. They were saying, 'How can you make a movie during an election that's about politics? What are you doing? Are you trying to influence people's lives?' To which my response was, 'Well, I hope so.'
[ American Doing During Election Hope How Indignation Influence Lives Make Media Movie Politics Response Saying Trying Well Were Which Widespread]
For our white members, voting is something they have done for hundreds of years. But for us, it is not such a traumatic thing, because we have never participated in an election.
[ Because Done Election Hundreds Members Never Our Participated Something Such Thing Traumatic Us Voting White Years]
I think people forget that to be on the A list you first had to go through the original graded Parliamentary Selection Board. I did that and then like everyone else had the further interviews to get onto the A list.
[ Board Did Else Everyone First Forget Further Get Go Had Interviews List Onto Original Parliamentary Selection Then Think Through]
Elections should be held on April 16th- the day after we pay our income taxes. That is one of the few things that might discourage politicians from being big spenders.
[ After April Being Big Day Discourage Elections Few Held Income Might Our Pay Politicians Should Taxes Things]
The last two elections were stolen. They were stolen and so we will not rest until we reclaim our democracy and this is what today is all about.
[ Democracy Elections Last Our Reclaim Rest Stolen Today Two Until Were Will]
The true humanist maintains a just balance between sympathy and selection.
[ Balance Between Humanist Just Maintains Selection Sympathy True]
It is important that the Iraqi people have confidence in the election results and that the voting process, including the process for vote counting, is free and fair.
[ Confidence Counting Election Fair Free Important Including Iraqi Process Results Vote Voting]
The Reagan Administration, generally regarded as having conducted the most successful Transition of modern times, had managed during the election campaign to build bridges to the Democrats in some areas, notably foreign and national security policy.
[ Administration Areas Bridges Build Campaign Conducted Democrats During Election Foreign Generally Had Having Managed Modern Most National Notably Policy Reagan Regarded Security Some Successful Times Transition]
This election ain't no stinkin' TV show.
[ Election Show Tv]
When religious leaders get involved in elections, it is usually with a reactionary social agenda.
[ Agenda Elections Get Involved Leaders Reactionary Religious Social Usually]
I always lose the election in the polls, and I always win it on election day.
[ Always Day Election Lose Polls Win]
To my mind the election was stolen by George Bush and we have been suffering ever since under this man's leadership.
[ Been Bush Election Ever George Leadership Man Mind Since Stolen Suffering Under]
It is a paradox that far too few Americans participate in the wonderful ritual of democracy that we call Election Day.
[ Americans Call Day Democracy Election Far Few Paradox Participate Ritual Too Wonderful]
Like I said in my election manifesto - why don't they legalise the whole thing and let people like me work?
[ Election Manifesto Said Thing Whole Why Work]
Maintain democracy or go to dictatorship: that is what is at stake in these elections.
[ Democracy Dictatorship Elections Go Maintain Stake These]
Well the truth is, Republicans didn't just lose a few elections, we lost our way.
[ Elections Few Just Lose Lost Our Republicans Truth Way Well]
Our elections are free, it's in the results where eventually we pay.
[ Elections Eventually Free Our Pay Results Where]
Well, you know what, I'm 60 years old, and I've been interested in politics since I was on my daddy's knee. During the 1948 election, we were praying for Truman. I know a lot about politics.
[ Been Daddy During Election Interested Knee Know Lot Old Politics Praying Since Truman Well Were Years]
Responsibility for overseeing the implementation of election law typically resides with partisan officials, many with public stakes in the election outcome.
[ Election Implementation Law Many Officials Outcome Overseeing Partisan Public Resides Responsibility Stakes Typically]
When it comes to federal elections law, Tom DeLay and his special-interest friends live by one set of rules, and everyone else lives by a very different set.
[ Comes Delay Different Elections Else Everyone Federal Friends His Law Live Lives Rules Set Tom Very]
The winner of the elections which saw the participation of almsot 30 million people was the Iranian nation and the losers were those who tried to keep people away from the polls.
[ Away Elections Iranian Keep Losers Million Nation Participation Polls Saw Those Tried Were Which Winner]
The secession of the Southern States, individually or in the aggregate, was the certain consequence of Mr. Lincoln's election.
[ Aggregate Certain Consequence Election Individually Lincoln Mr Secession Southern States]
If everybody that voted in 2008 shows up in 2010, we will win this election. We will win this election.
[ Election Everybody Shows Up Voted Will Win]
The way we're going to win elections in this country is not to become Republican lite. The way we're going to win elections in this country is to stand up for what we believe in.
[ Become Believe Country Elections Going Republican Stand Up Way Win]
Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the candidates spend so much time making each other's speeches, that by the time election day is past there is nothing much to do save turn the sitting rascals out and let a new gang in.
[ Articles Candidates Day Each Election Faith Gang Making Many Much New Nothing Other Out Party Past Rascals Save Sitting Speeches Spend Steals Time Turn]
Certainly we know from our own experience how very difficult it is when you've lost an election that perhaps a lot of people were expecting you to win.
[ Certainly Difficult Election Expecting Experience How Know Lost Lot Our Own Perhaps Very Were Win]
Certainly I think the election of John Kennedy and all he stood for was one that really was an inspiration.
[ Certainly Election Inspiration John Kennedy Really Stood Think]
Conservatives have a different view of a lot of issues versus our friends on the other side. The election determines how that shakes out.
[ Conservatives Determines Different Election Friends How Issues Lot Other Our Out Shakes Side Versus View]
Natural Selection never made it come to pass, as a habit of nature, that an unsupported stone should move downwards rather than upwards. It applies to no part of inorganic nature, and is very limited even in the phenomena of organic life.
[ Applies Come Downwards Even Habit Inorganic Life Limited Made Move Natural Nature Never Organic Part Pass Phenomena Rather Selection Should Stone Than Unsupported Upwards Very]
The election in Iraq clearly demonstrates that Iraqi people are like people everywhere. They desire to create a future in an environment that is safe and allows them to reach their full potential as human beings, whatever that potential may be.
[ Allows Beings Clearly Create Demonstrates Desire Election Environment Everywhere Full Future Human Iraq Iraqi May Potential Reach Safe Their Them Whatever]
I found that there is very little interest in Washington for true election reform. That neither the White House nor either house of the Congress seems to be as committed to guaranteeing democratic participation in this country as we seem to be in other countries.
[ Committed Congress Countries Country Democratic Either Election Found Guaranteeing House Interest Little Neither Nor Other Participation Reform Seem Seems True Very Washington White]
People are what this election is all about.
From tea parties to the election in Massachusetts, we are witnessing the single greatest political pushback in American history.
[ American Election Greatest History Massachusetts Parties Political Single Tea Witnessing]
I didn't really feel 100 percent comfortable until we started working on the 2004 election.
[ Comfortable Election Feel Percent Really Started Until Working]
The theory of evolution by cumulative natural selection is the only theory we know of that is in principle capable of explaining the existence of organized complexity.
[ Capable Complexity Cumulative Evolution Existence Explaining Know Natural Only Organized Principle Selection Theory]
In 2001-2002, I told the president that the election was supposed to take place when the war was over, at a time when we could return to peaceful life. We agreed upon that. However, I can see now that the election cannot be delayed any longer.
[ Agreed Any Cannot Could Delayed Election However Life Longer Now Over Peaceful Place President Return See Supposed Take Time Told Upon War]
I will not say the fact that there are no European Union observers at an election means that it will not be fair and free.
[ Election European Fact Fair Free Means Observers Say Union Will]
We've had a series of major news stories that have brought in viewers who either were sampling to see what else was available or were normal news watchers. The Florida recount and the end of the election was a huge development. And then 9/11 came along.
[ Along Available Brought Came Development Either Election Else End Florida Had Huge Major News Normal Recount Sampling See Series Stories Then Viewers Were]
I believe the American people spoke loud and clear to the Bush Administration in yesterday's election that they disapprove of the current direction in the war in Iraq. As a result, the President wasted no time in dumping Secretary Rumsfeld.
[ Administration American Believe Bush Clear Current Direction Disapprove Dumping Election Iraq Loud President Result Rumsfeld Secretary Spoke Time War Wasted Yesterday]
We really got a lot of very conservative gay people. You could look at the figures from the last election and realize that a third of the gay movement voted Republican.
[ Conservative Could Election Figures Gay Got Last Look Lot Movement Realize Really Republican Third Very Voted]
The election result is not a victory that belongs to me or my party.
[ Belongs Election Party Result Victory]
Look, Congress has allocated more money to finance the upcoming Iraqi elections than it has for the American elections. There's something wrong with that.
[ Allocated American Congress Elections Finance Iraqi Look Money More Something Than Upcoming Wrong]
Despite elections and the experience of post-Soviet personal freedoms by the Russian people, the fate of democracy in Russia is perhaps more ambiguous now than at any time since the collapse of the Communist system.
[ Ambiguous Any Collapse Communist Democracy Despite Elections Experience Fate Freedoms More Now Perhaps Personal Russia Russian Since System Than Time]
Iraqis have held elections and have recently put together their government, all encouraging developments.
[ Developments Elections Encouraging Government Held Iraqis Put Recently Their Together]
The political lesson of Watergate is this: Never again must America allow an arrogant, elite guard of political adolescents to by-pass the regular party organization and dictate the terms of a national election.
[ Adolescents Again Allow America Arrogant Dictate Election Elite Guard Lesson Must National Never Organization Party Political Regular Terms Watergate]
As a result of the 'hung' election of November 1932. Hitler set in motion the first of the 9 steps he would take in the next 52 days, which would, finally, bring him absolute power.
[ Absolute Bring Days Election Finally First Him Hitler Hung Motion Next November Power Result Set Steps Take Which Would]
Because you basically won a close re-election, your first task is to unify the city. And it's done not with words but with actions, by reaching out, to the supporters of your opponent as well as to reassure your own supporters.
[ Actions Basically Because City Close Done First Opponent Out Own Re-Election Reaching Reassure Supporters Task Unify Well Won Words Your]
And we know there has been horrendous loss of life and suffering and we know that there is anger. Anyone who came anywhere near the general election in constituencies with a substantial Muslim population knows that.
[ Anger Anyone Anywhere Been Came Constituencies Election General Horrendous Know Knows Life Loss Muslim Near Population Substantial Suffering]
I don't know if 1300 players could really participate in the selection of a commissioner, and I've never given it a great deal of thought. I think it's a logical point they could make, but it's only an academic one.
[ Academic Commissioner Could Deal Given Great Know Logical Make Never Only Participate Players Point Really Selection Think Thought]
The mainstream media may have trouble resisting the temptation to declare that Karl Rove has been demoted, but the truth is quite the contrary. By giving up his role as deputy White House chief of staff, Rove has been freed to do what he does best: shape big issues and develop strategies to win elections.
[ Been Best Big Chief Contrary Declare Demoted Deputy Develop Does Elections Freed Giving His House Issues Karl Mainstream May Media Quite Resisting Role Rove Shape Staff Strategies Temptation Trouble Truth Up White Win]
Given that Mr. Kerry is clearly exaggerating what happened to minority voters in the 2000 election in Florida, maybe we should wait for him to provide evidence of what he is alleging in 2004.
[ Alleging Clearly Election Evidence Exaggerating Florida Given Happened Him Kerry Maybe Minority Mr Provide Should Voters Wait]
I am convinced that we as a body must conduct a formal and legitimate debate about election irregularities.
[ Am Body Conduct Convinced Debate Election Formal Irregularities Legitimate Must]
I know that elections must be limited only to those who understand that the Arabs are the deadly enemy of the Jewish state, who would bring on us a slow Auschwitz - not with gas, but with knives and hatchets.
[ Arabs Auschwitz Bring Deadly Elections Enemy Gas Jewish Knives Know Limited Must Only Slow State Those Understand Us Would]
Sooner will a camel pass through a needle's eye than a great man be "discovered" by an election.
[ Camel Discovered Election Eye Great Man Needle Pass Sooner Than Through Will]
It just seemed the timing of it was a little bit of pandering to the public at a time of an election.
[ Bit Election Just Little Pandering Public Seemed Time Timing]
We hope and we've made clear that the forces need to come out. It needs to be full and complete withdrawal. Our position is it needs to be done as soon as possible so that the elections can be free, fair and free of outside influence.
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We've had Town Hall meetings, we've witnessed election after election, in which the American people have taken a position on the President's health care bill. And the bottom line is the people don't like this bill. They don't want it.
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Selection of crews is always been somewhat of a mystery.
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Income tax filing and payment day should be moved from April 15th to November 1st so it can be close to election day. People ought to have their tax bills fresh in mind as they go to vote.
[ April Bills Close Day Election Filing Fresh Go Income Mind Moved November Ought Payment Should Tax Their Vote]
This election is a critical step in that overall plan - transforming the Iraqi government into a fully constitutional one, able to secure its own borders and ensure the safety of its citizens.
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My publicist told me not to talk about politics but, yes, I think we have a president who stole the election.
[ Election Politics President Publicist Stole Talk Think Told Yes]
I remember Nazi election propaganda posters showing a hateful Jewish face with crooked nose.
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But I was amazed at how organized the Palestinian election authority was, how competent they were in setting up their polling places and the poll workers they had.
[ Amazed Authority Competent Election Had How Organized Palestinian Places Poll Polling Setting Their Up Were Workers]
None of the modes by which a magistrate is appointed, popular election, the accident of the lot, or the accident of birth, affords, as far as we can perceive, much security for his being wiser than any of his neighbours.
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Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates. Politics
[ Apparently Candidates Cost Democracy Elections Great Held Interchangeable Issues Numerous Place Where Without]
Even though the Bush campaign ad tells you that Afghanistan is a new democracy at the Olympics because of Bush's efforts, Afghanistan hasn't actually had an election.
[ Actually Ad Afghanistan Because Bush Campaign Democracy Efforts Election Even Had Hasn New Olympics Tells Though]
I don't think we can go into important local elections next year... with Tony Blair as leader and expect to keep many of the councillors we've got now.
[ Blair Elections Expect Go Got Important Into Keep Leader Local Many Next Now Think Tony Year]
The Labour Party's election manifesto is the longest suicide note in history.
[ Election History Labour Longest Manifesto Note Party Suicide]
You had 42 blacks that ran on the Republican ticket this Cycle, 14 made of them made it to the general election and two of us made it to the House of Representatives. So I think that there is a new movement that needs to have a voice in the Congressional Black Caucus.
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Those of us who actually were working in the region at the time will point out how strongly committed we were to supporting the democratic process and encouraging elections, in spite of the fact that a war was going on in several of these countries.
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I ask you: turn a deaf ear to the special interests. Let politics stand down for a while. don't waste anytime thinking about future elections until we've done our jobs here.
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South Australia was the first community to give the secret ballot for political elections.
[ Australia Ballot Community Elections First Give Political Secret South]
There's no question that Stalin broke the agreements made at Yalta completely about elections that were supposed to be held immediately in Poland, and Eastern Europe was plunged into slavery as a consequence.
[ Agreements Broke Completely Consequence Eastern Elections Europe Held Immediately Into Made Plunged Poland Question Slavery Stalin Supposed Were]
I'll be glad to reply to or dodge your questions, depending on what I think will help our election most.
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As Mayor, I will fully support my Arts Commission and its professional selection committees so that they can commission a full range of public art that is daring and, when appropriate, daringly traditional.
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Elections are also about the future - the pledges that we are making for this country. For those who care about equality and fairness in the UK, and beyond, Labour really is the only choice.
[ Also Beyond Care Choice Country Elections Equality Fairness Future Labour Making Only Pledges Really Those Uk]
I'm not overly alarmist about it, but I do think there are some worrying signs, like the growing accumulation of wealth by a very small proportion of the population, plus elections in the US are much more dominated by money than anywhere else calling itself a democracy.
[ Accumulation Anywhere Calling Democracy Dominated Elections Else Growing Itself Money More Much Overly Plus Population Proportion Signs Small Some Than Think Us Very Wealth Worrying]
George W. Bush bought the election - period. End of story. There is no argument. You can try to come up with any argument you can, but there is none.
[ Any Argument Bought Bush Come Election End George None Period Story Try Up]
It's passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election.
[ Believe Election Home Interesting Just Learned Modest Passionately Small Things Town Very Won]
It's not clear in the U.S. at the moment, either. We're going through another election.
[ Another Clear Either Election Going Moment Through]
It is certainly not unrealistic to think we could have elections by mid-year 2004 and when a sovereign government is installed - my job here will be done.
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I just owe almost everything to my father and it's passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election.
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It is also asserted that the election settled the matters of the war and the torture of prisoners. These are dead issues that no longer need be addressed.
[ Addressed Also Asserted Dead Election Issues Longer Matters Need Prisoners Settled These Torture War]
The right of election is the very essence of the constitution.
[ Constitution Election Essence Right Very]
In every election in American history both parties have their cliches. The party that has the cliches that ring true wins.
[ American Both Cliches Election Every History Parties Party Ring Their True Wins]
The election before us will be the Austerlitz of American politics.
[ American Before Election Politics Us Will]
Even though this is late in an election year, there is no way we can go forward except together and no way anybody can win except by serving the people's urgent needs. We cannot stand still or slip backwards. We must go forward now together.
[ Anybody Backwards Cannot Election Even Except Forward Go Late Must Needs Now Serving Slip Stand Still Though Together Urgent Way Win Year]
I think the elections have gone well, although there is so much insecurity in Iraq. So far during the counting of ballots, there has not been a significant complaint. We have to wait to see what the outcome of the counting is.
[ Although Ballots Been Complaint Counting During Elections Far Gone Insecurity Iraq Much Outcome See Significant Think Wait Well]
Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered, ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008. Let Bush get re-elected, use the '04 primaries and general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates, and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination.
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These endless legal challenges that define elections in New York are a joke in this country, and they are the reason why it is so expensive, or one of the reasons, it's so expensive to run here and why so many people decide not to run.
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Mistakes were made is something we heard back in '92, and that has sort of been the Clinton administration's mantra. I can't imagine that Al Gore is going to pick up that statement and carry it through the next election.
[ Administration Al Back Been Carry Clinton Election Going Gore Heard Imagine Made Mantra Mistakes Next Pick Something Sort Statement Through Up Were]
It's time we stopped ignoring the environment. Let's not let another election go by without making this a high priority.
[ Another Election Environment Go High Ignoring Making Priority Stopped Time Without]
How did we win the election in the year 2000? We talked about a humble foreign policy: No nation-building; don't police the world. That's conservative, it's Republican, it's pro-American - it follows the founding fathers. And, besides, it follows the Constitution.
[ Besides Conservative Constitution Did Election Fathers Follows Foreign Founding How Humble Nation-Building Police Policy Republican Talked Win World Year]
I am not going to answer any questions as to my association, my philosophical or religious beliefs or my political beliefs, or how I voted in any election, or any of these private affairs.
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I believe people who go into politics want to do the right thing. And then they hit a big wall of re-election and the pettiness of politics. In the end, politics gets in the way of the business of people.
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If an election is simply a one-day snapshot of transient mass delusions, then this is not a very noble form of government.
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Zhvania was the general secretary of the organisation which I founded, the Citizens' Union. It was the biggest organisation and came first in all elections, and Zhvania was the leader.
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Magic Johnson, former basketball player, may run for mayor of LA in the next election. Remember the good 'ol days when only qualified people ran for office like actors and professional wrestlers.
[ Actors Basketball Days Election Former Good Johnson La Magic May Mayor Next Office Ol Only Player Professional Qualified Ran Remember Run Wrestlers]
It's insanity for a party that believes in freedom to allow some Republicans to seize an agenda that is totally alien to the agenda that was established in the election.
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Votes in federal elections are cast and counted in a highly decentralized and variable fashion, with no uniform ballots and few national standards.
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The 2008 election settled nothing, not even for a while. Our national politics are reflecting what appears to be going on geologically, on the bottom of the oceans and beneath the crust of the Earth: the tectonic plates are moving.
[ Appears Beneath Bottom Crust Earth Election Even Going Moving National Nothing Oceans Our Plates Politics Reflecting Settled While]
I remember seeing the song in some diners on the selection gadget that plays records at the table while you were eating. We were never told if the songs ever got on any charts.
[ Any Charts Eating Ever Gadget Got Never Plays Records Remember Seeing Selection Some Song Songs Table Told Were While]
Last month, the Iraqi people went to the polls, voting in their first free election in more than 50 years.
[ Election First Free Iraqi Last Month More Polls Than Their Voting Went Years]
It seems to me that if Mr. Obama wins the presidential election, then Messrs. Farrakhan, Wright, Ayers and Pfleger will gain power for their need to demoralize this country and help create a socialist America.
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We can only undo the election if the behavior meets the constitutional standard of subverting and threatening our system of government.
[ Behavior Constitutional Election Government Meets Only Our Standard System Threatening Undo]
Tony Blair - good thing there are not parliamentary elections in this country.
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It took us 50 months in Germany, post World War II to go from the end of the war to a national election.
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I have called this principle, by which each slight variation, if useful, is preserved, by the term of Natural Selection.
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I was there during the first elections in South Africa. I watched them take down the apartheid flag and raise the new flag.
[ Africa Apartheid Down During Elections First Flag New Raise South Take Them Watched]
The important things that in a campaign we talk about, let us not forget that once the election is over.
[ Campaign Election Forget Important Once Over Talk Things Us]
If Obama fails to win reelection, let the blame be first laid at the door of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, who at a pivotal point threw gasoline on the flames by comparing angry American citizens to Nazis.
[ American Angry Blame Citizens Comparing Door Fails First Flames Gasoline House Laid Nancy Obama Obama Pelosi Pivotal Point Speaker Threw Win]
Can we pray for the re-election of George Bush?
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I understand personally that it is frustrating to lose presidential elections by narrow margins.
[ Elections Frustrating Lose Margins Narrow Personally Presidential Understand]
In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character.
[ Another Assassinate Brief Character Death Election Else Fails Five Four History Hold Hounded Impeached National Office Our Out Presidents Shot Their Them Worried]
Wars and elections are both too big and too small to matter in the long run. The daily work - that goes on, it adds up. Life
[ Adds Big Both Daily Elections Goes Long Matter Run Small Too Up Wars Work]
You talk about the values that you have whether they're in favor or not in favor. That's how you lead. The reality is, we're losing more and more elections.
[ Elections Favor How Lead Losing More Reality Talk Values Whether]
A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.
[ Election Generation Next Politician Statesman Thinks]
There are a lot of people who worked extremely hard in the election who are still organized who know how to do door to door and phone canvassing, who know how to raise money.
[ Door Election Extremely Hard How Know Lot Money Organized Phone Raise Still Worked]
The 2004 Election marks the first time in modern political history that Republican voter turnout matched Democratic turnout in a presidential election year.
[ Democratic Election First History Marks Matched Modern Political Presidential Republican Time Turnout Voter Year]
As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests.
[ Action Against City Confuse Decadent Destroying Disguise Election Grow Grows Illuminate Interests Language Liberate Own Societies Solemnly Their Time Too Used Vote Will Words]
I am not at all a politician. I don't think I'm cut out for politics. I am certainly not going to stand for election.
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Natural selection is a mechanism for generating an exceedingly high degree of improbability.
[ Degree Exceedingly Generating High Improbability Mechanism Natural Selection]
I was elected to the Diet in the same way as at every parliamentary election.
[ Diet Elected Election Every Parliamentary Same Way]
I think that it's a vital moment now for Russian democracy to convince people that it's only our actions, our joined actions and protests that could force Kremlin to reconsider its plans to abolish presidential elections.
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Natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous.
[ Clever Favors History Human Murderous Natural Only Operated Selection]
You know, there were 29 Democratic votes for censure in the Senate. And if the Republicans had any sense, they would have censured him before the '98 midterm election, and they would have won the election.
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The Democratic party of Florida has put a temperance plank in its platform and the Republican party of every state would nail that plank in their platform if they thought it would carry the election.
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I don't for the life of me understand how anybody could contemplate the results of the 2000 election in the US and say that electoral politics doesn't matter any more, and that Ralph Nader was right when he said there is no difference between the two parties.
[ Any Anybody Between Contemplate Could Difference Election Electoral How Life Matter More Nader Parties Politics Ralph Results Right Said Say Two Understand Us]
Especially in local elections, because hardly anybody pays attention to those - but it's really important who's mayor and who's on the city council, county commissioners, sheriffs, district attorney, and of course the school board.
[ Anybody Attention Attorney Because Board City Commissioners Council County Course District Elections Especially Hardly Important Local Mayor Pays Really School Sheriffs Those]
As we have always seen here in the U.S. the universal truth about elections is that people vote their pocketbook.
[ Always Elections Here Pocketbook Seen Their Truth Universal Vote]
The candidates before you know that the IFP has set up a system of deployed IFP national and provincial leaders who are not only monitoring the performance of candidates during these elections but will also do so after these elections.
[ After Also Before Candidates Deployed During Elections Know Leaders Monitoring National Only Performance Provincial Set System These Up Will]
The Olympics are coming... and it's a big problem in American politics, because the problem with holding the Olympics this fall is that we're all going to be focused on the Olympics, and it makes that window of opportunity for Gore to win the election that much smaller.
[ American Because Big Coming Election Fall Focused Going Gore Holding Makes Much Olympics Opportunity Politics Problem Smaller Win Window]
The great philosophers and the great works are standards for the selection of what is essential. Everything that we do in studying the history of philosophy ultimately serves their better understanding.
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I think I present an overwhelming case that these five justices were up to no good, and they deliberately set out to hand the election to George Bush.
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In New York, we had primary elections for mayor. To improve their chances, all five candidates changed their name to Rudy Giuliani.
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It was a presidential election year, and as a member of a consortium of Ivy League radio stations, we participated in 'network' coverage of election night.
[ Consortium Coverage Election Ivy League Member Network Night Participated Presidential Radio Stations Year]
Over the last decade, at considerable cost to me in money and effort, confronted with ridicule and intimidation, I have brought more than a dozen lawsuits challenging the corruption in the election process in Tennessee.
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We sincerely ask the Beijing authorities across the Strait to view the election result from a positive perspective, to accept the democratic decision of the Taiwanese people.
[ Accept Across Ask Authorities Beijing Decision Democratic Election Perspective Positive Result Sincerely Strait Taiwanese View]
Do not seek to find a reason why elections are not possible. Seek to make them possible, and they will be possible.
[ Elections Find Make Possible Reason Seek Them Why Will]
I'm much more attracted personally to governments going their full term. It's very hard to have a fixed term election I know with ah... a parliamentary democracy, but I've always had an instinct to say there should be a fixed term.
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Lebanon is restless, Syria got its walking papers, Egypt is scheduling elections with more than one candidate, and even Saudi Arabia, whose rulers are perhaps more terrified of women than rulers anywhere else in the world, allowed limited municipal elections.
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I learned more about elections on election night 2000 than I ever did during my 16 years of schooling.
[ Did During Election Elections Ever Learned More Night Schooling Than Years]
I wish to assure you that there can never be any return to the state of armed conflict which existed before our commitment to peace and the democratic process of election under the Lancaster House agreement.
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Evolution thus is merely contingent on certain processes articulated by Darwin: variation and selection.
[ Articulated Certain Contingent Darwin Evolution Merely Processes Selection Thus Variation]
Politicians, no matter who they are, shouldn't be able to manipulate the public on a single issue and then call an election at the height of support - that's a little bit of a manipulation of democracy.
[ Able Bit Call Democracy Election Height Issue Little Manipulate Manipulation Matter Politicians Public Single Support Then]
If you had found the right candidate in 2000 or 2004, and you could have put that man or woman, given them ballot access in September of the election year, they could have won the election.
[ Access Ballot Candidate Could Election Found Given Had Man Put Right September Them Woman Won Year]
Saddam's ouster will not necessarily lead to the same result, since Iraq lacks democratic traditions. Democracy doesn't just consist of holding elections.
[ Consist Democracy Democratic Elections Holding Iraq Just Lacks Lead Necessarily Result Saddam Same Since Traditions Will]
During the 2000 election, the current administration told our military, help is on the way. That is clearly not the case. The administration has failed to request the funds needed for the defense of this Nation. We must give the Army what it needs.
[ Administration Army Case Clearly Current Defense During Election Failed Funds Give Help Military Must Nation Needed Needs Our Request Told Way]
So for us any gain we had in election, one vote that we got, was a win.
[ Any Election Gain Got Had Us Vote Win]