Voters

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Iraqi Constitutional Referendum, 2005 - Background and Campaign
... constitution would have been approved in the referendum if both a majority of voters nationwide voted "yes" and there were no more than 2 of the country's 18 ... Critics had also pointed out that such an interpretation reads the term "voter" differently in both requirements the first requirement is still simply fulfilled if a majority of actual voters ...
Coombs' Method - An Example
... are Memphis, the state's largest city, with 42% of the voters, but located far from the other cities Nashville, with 26% of the voters, near the center of the state Knoxville, with 17% of the voters Chattanooga, with ...
Florida Central Voter File - Appeals
... At least 108 legitimate voters were not purged from the list until after the election ... Some voters on the list did not receive advance notice that they were ineligible to vote until they appeared at the polls ... Some had even received new voters cards in the mail ...
Centre Party (Sweden) - Voters
... Traditionally, many of the voters come from rural areas and quite a few are farmers or small businessmen ... since the takeover of Maud Olofsson the party has been attracting liberal voters from urban areas ... It is believed that voters from the Liberal People's Party have been moving to the Centre Party due to changes in both parties ...
Ranked Pairs - An Example - The Situation
... Memphis, the state's largest city, with 42% of the voters, but located far from the other cities Nashville, with 26% of the voters, near the center of the state Knoxville, with 17% of the voters Chattanooga, with 15 ...

Famous quotes containing the word voters:

    All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon, with a slight moral tinge to it, a playing with right and wrong, with moral questions; and betting naturally accompanies it. The character of the voters is not staked. I cast my vote, perchance, as I think right; but I am not vitally concerned that right should prevail. I am willing to leave it to the majority.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    In really hard times the rules of the game are altered. The inchoate mass begins to stir. It becomes potent, and when it strikes,... it strikes with incredible emphasis. Those are the rare occasions when a national will emerges from the scattered, specialized, or indifferent blocs of voters who ordinarily elect the politicians. Those are for good or evil the great occasions in a nation’s history.
    Walter Lippmann (1889–1974)

    The question for the country now is how to secure a more equal distribution of property among the people. There can be no republican institutions with vast masses of property permanently in a few hands, and large masses of voters without property.... Let no man get by inheritance, or by will, more than will produce at four per cent interest an income ... of fifteen thousand dollars] per year, or an estate of five hundred thousand dollars.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)