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- adjective Electoral.
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I watched Hannity and Combs last night on FOX (Republican channel) and they had a state by state look at who would win electorial votes in Nov and OBAMA got 237 and McCain got 227 with the rest up for grabs.
What bugs me most about politicians is that once elected, most of them automatically assume they have gained electorial magic powers that enable them to be experts in every field they are asked to vote upon.
What is good for him is not necessarily good for republican electorial prospects — but really, why should he care?
Mr. Buhari's party, the Congress for Progressive change, said Monday before the final results were announced that it rejected counts from 10 states, alleging widespread voter intimidation and ballot-box stuffing, and demanding the country's electorial commission scrutinize voting results before announcing an official winner.
But sure, go have her as your next candidate in 2012, it'll be the first electorial college shut out ...
For a more recent example, consider the 2006 electorial triumph of Hamas in Gaza.
The four-paragraph flier concludes with: “We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause but felt this was the only way to ensure fairness to the complete electorial process.”
The somewhat official-looking flier — it features the state board logo and the state seal — is dated Oct. 24 and indicates that “an emergency session of the General Assembly has adopted the follwing (sic) emergency regulations to ease the load on local electorial (sic) precincts and ensure a fair electorial process.”
Due to the larger than expected voter turnout in this years [sic] electoral process, An [sic] emergency session of the General Assembly has adopted the following emergency regulations to ease the load on local electorial [sic] precincts and ensure a fair electorial [sic] process.
I know the NuLab opponents are flying up there with the electorial greats of British History, what with the Afghan/Iraq Wars, the Neathergate bombshells and the EU capitulations.