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elect

1. voted into office but not yet installed
2. Christianity
a. selected or predestined by God to receive salvation; chosen
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the elect
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A separate Monmouth University survey released earlier this week found Biden's long-time lead in the primary field having shrunk, raising questions about his electability argument.
When asked in a phone interview if she believed her candidacy was being hampered by gendered notions of "electability," Warren demurred.
We need deliverance from an electoral system where the electability of a future candidate rests on family fortunes, and not on his intrinsic ability to help solve the intractable vexations of Filipino-hood.
Rehman is seen as a shrewd politician, changing his proclaimed views often to suit his own appeal and electability. In this election, he was heading the revived Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA), a cross-party alliance of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazal (JUIF), Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Jamiat Ahle-e-Hadith, Jamiat Ulema-e-Pakistan-Noorani (JUPN) and Tehreek-e-Islami (TI).
However, he said electability of the party had become the key consideration as it needs a leader who can be aggressive in executing a plan that would be seen favourably by the public.
The party has managed to attract a number of big names who are defectors from other mainstream political parties that not only have brought their own vote bank and electability but have also attracted the support of PTIs own vote bank A quick review of the PTIs nominees in Northern Punjab reveals a very interesting trend with regards to the previous general election.
"Electability was the name of the game," writes Hemmer, and they swallowed their doubts about Richard Nixon's moderate heresies until his outreach to China in 1971 (207).
Kenya Women Holding says the trust fund specifically seeks to, among other things, address the relationship between community engagement and women's electability, low profiling and visibility as well association with specific community "responsive" projects.The fund will also seek to address "the futility of pursuing the not more than two-thirds gender rule through legislation" and inadequate civic education strategies and approaches.
Democrats locally and nationally have expressed doubts about Moser's electability in a general election, worrying that she is too liberal to carry the swing district, among other concerns.
"It's possible to combine radicalism with electability but one without the other is no use.
ABBOTTABAD -- Jamaat-i-Islami chief, Senator Siraj-ul-Haq has said his party will strongly resist if anyone try to end the Articles 62 and 63 of the constitution as it was the standard of the electability of the public office holders.
OUTSPOKEN Birmingham MP Jess Phillips has admitted she was 'wrong' to doubt Jeremy Corbyn's electability and said Labour will win the next election if it builds on his progress.