Governing Party

Some articles on governing party, party:

Speaker Of The New Zealand House Of Representatives - Role - Neutrality
... manner, even though the Speaker is generally a member of the governing party ... Only three people have held the office despite not being from the governing party ... (an independent, but formerly a member of the Reform Party) was backed by Reform so as not to endanger the party's slim majority, and later retained his position under the Liberal Party ...
United National Congress - Governing Party
... Two PNM MPs defected from the party and supported the UNC as independent members ... However, internal party elections in 2001 highlighted a rift in the party with Panday and Attorney-General Ramesh Lawrence Maharaj in effect fielding rival slates ... Minister, Ralph Maraj who formed the new party Team Unity ...
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan - Elections and Referendum - General Elections
... were the first elections in which Erdoğan participated as a leader of a party ... The AK Party won 34.3% of the national vote and formed the new government ... The second largest party, the CHP, received 19.4% of the votes ...
Deputy Prime Minister Of Canada - Succession
... convention requires the governor general to consult the governing party and call on a member to form a government ... prime minister in such a scenario, but none assures it, either–the party caucus would be free to recommend any new leader of its choice to the governor general ... general is expected to follow the wishes of the party, although officially he or she retains the authority to make the final decision ...

Famous quotes containing the words party and/or governing:

    Last night, party at Lansdowne-House. Tonight, party at Lady Charlotte Greville’s—deplorable waste of time, and something of temper. Nothing imparted—nothing acquired—talking without ideas—if any thing like thought in my mind, it was not on the subjects on which we were gabbling. Heigho!—and in this way half London pass what is called life.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    ... governing is occupying but not interesting, governments are occupying but not interesting ...
    Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)