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Polls show it lagging behind the center-left Democratic party and the protest Five Star Movement.Could Silvio Berlusconi’s Daughter Take Over Italy, Too?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|May 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The question is whether the banker, after lagging in the polls for months, can pull off a surprise win in the home stretch.The Banker Sneaking Up on the Republicans Running for Senate in Nebraska|Ben Jacobs|May 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In this economy, at this time, the federal budget deficit is something of a lagging indicator.
What is striking, however, is the extent to which you can look at Rubio as a lagging indicator for the Republican Party.
Clearly much more remains to be done, and practice is lagging too far behind the rhetoric.
In figure 130 one lagging chromosome shows the dyad nature of the products of the division of the tetrad.Studies in Spermatogenesis (Part 1 of 2)|Nettie Maria Stevens
Then the lagging rear of the drove trailed up, and the hunchback followed on the Bay Eagle.Dwellers in the Hills|Melville Davisson Post
Every now and then he stopped, snapped open his watch and shut it again quickly, as if to hurry the lagging minutes.Tom Grogan|F. Hopkinson Smith
But as Herrick lifted his gun to let the lagging quarry have its butt-end, suddenly Nicola pitched forward and lay at his feet."Persons Unknown"|Virginia Tracy
As he did so, he saw a small dejected figure coming down the path towards him with downcast face and lagging step.The Hawthorns|Amy Walton