Words nearby election
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Examples from the Web for reelection
Historically the reelection rate for members of Congress is in the area of 95 percent.
He stumbled a bit in his reelection bid, but the minority leader won Tuesday and then took control of the Senate.
Last year, buoyed by his 2012 reelection, Obama dismissed the notion of schmoozing with his Republican tormentors on Capitol Hill.Can Obama and a Republican Senate Find Common Ground?|Eleanor Clift|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He served just one term, declining to run for reelection in 2012.Wait a Minute, Clinton Coronators—Here Comes Jim Webb|Eleanor Clift|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the height of the 2012 reelection campaign, the Obama administration fumbled accounts of what happened in Libya.This Sexy Thriller Is Just the Document the Benghazi Commission Needs|Christopher Dickey|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stener, although he had served two terms, was slated for reelection.The Financier|Theodore Dreiser
Defeated for reelection by Lyman Trumbull in 1855, he removed to Minnesota.
He was defeated for reelection in 1828 by General Andrew Jackson.A Compilation of Messages and Letters of the Presidents|Editor: James D. Richardson
In a formal paper of great ability Stephens defended that position when he appeared for reelection to Congress in 1857.Abraham Lincoln and the Union|Nathaniel W. Stephenson
He failed of reelection in 1831 because of his advocacy of reform.A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume I (of II)|Augustus De Morgan
British Dictionary definitions for reelection
- the doctrine of Calvin that God chooses certain individuals for salvation without reference to their faith or works
- the doctrine of Arminius and others that God chooses for salvation those who, by grace, persevere in faith and works