News from Iraq drowned out the June 14 Afghan election coverage.
On election Night in 2006, Rahm brought his whole family to DCCC headquarters in Washington.
What if they held an election and nobody attacked anybody over Medicare?
The run to election Day is getting uglier by the day—just look at the ads on television so far.
But his lymphoma recurred and, had he won the nomination and the election, he would have died in office.
Hence, "going to the polls" has obtained the same meaning as going to an election.
I am doing this because I think Fleckenstein's election will do the valley a deadly wrong.
These charges printed in the opposition paper offered me my only chance for election.
For three days before the election Henderson scarcely slept.
Moreover, the mode of choice which they make use of at the election of their senators is very childish.
late 13c., from Anglo-French eleccioun, Old French elecion "choice, election, selection" (12c.), from Latin electionem (nominative electio), noun of action from past participle stem of eligere "pick out, select," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + -ligere, comb. form of legere "to choose, read" (see lecture (n.)). Theological sense is from late 14c.