- a person responsible for making policy, especially in government.
Origin of policymaker
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Examples from the Web for policymakers
These women had been frustrated that their repeated requests for meetings with policymakers were ignored.Amid Unrest, Afghan Women Push For Role in Peace Process
October 17, 2014
Policymakers, strategists, and citizens alike need to recognize that a major new political debate is emerging.How Young People Are Destroying Liberty
October 11, 2014
Beyond the realm of pop culture, fatherhood has also become an area of interest to researchers and policymakers.Is 2014 ‘Year of the Dad’?
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If policymakers were serious about tackling the issue, what are the levers at their disposal?
Yet “affordable,” to most policymakers on the left, usually just means “more heavily subsidized.”
The problem of segregation could best be solved by the policymakers.Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965
Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.
Policymakers explain developments by causes such as globalisation, technology and welfare state sclerosis.Definition & Reality in the General Theory of Political Economy