And he was said to be urging Obama to appoint her as his successor.
An obscure process of country, district, and state conventions exists to appoint these delegates to the national convention.
And that means Gov. Chris Christie will need to appoint a successor until a special election, likely to be held this November.
Would Michele Bachmann appoint an openly gay person to her administration?
Refusing to appoint a foreign minister Does Israel even need a foreign minister?
I am also instructed to appoint an executive to fill your place during your absence.
It was your idea to appoint yourself my assistant in this operation.
Two years later the Archbishop became a cardinal, and was summoned to Rome, with liberty to appoint his successor in the see.
Let's appoint next Tuesday for a meeting, if I can get the paper done.
Philip took oath not to appoint any Spaniards to Portuguese offices, and he kept his word to the end of his reign.
late 14c., "to decide, resolve; to arrange the time of (a meeting, etc.)," from Anglo-French appointer, Old French apointier "make ready, arrange, settle, place" (12c.), from apointer "duly, fitly," from phrase à point "to the point," from a- "to" (see ad-) + point "point," from Latin punctum (see point (n.)). The ground sense is "to come to a point (about some matter)," therefore "agree, settle." Meaning "put (someone) in charge" is early 15c. Related: Appointed; appointing.