Origin of by-election
Examples from the Web for by-election
Suu Kyi herself fought a by-election last April; she and dozens of her party colleagues were elected in remarkably fair elections.Burma’s Spring Turns Deadly as Riots Shake the Town of Meiktila|Peter Popham|March 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The UK Conservatives finished a humiliating third in a by-election yesterday.
George Galloway has returned to Parliament, winning a by-election in Bradford, Yorkshire.
The Labour candidate had barely made his début before the by-election was announced.From Workhouse to Westminster|George Haw
This was in a by-election held at Cockermouth in August, 1906.
Those of you who can express your militancy by joining us in our anti-Government by-election policy—do so.
By-election after by-election had gone against Mr. Gladstones Government.Lord Randolph Churchill|Winston Spencer Churchill
To my great relief the Wymington committee have adopted Dale as their candidate at the by-election.Simon the Jester|William J. Locke