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The winner of Tuesday’s special election will finish Vela’s truncated term, which ends in January.
An alarmed Vela, who has held office for 24 years, has been forced to look inward.Republicans make gains in the Rio Grande Valley ahead of Texas primary|Arelis Hernández, Michael Scherer|February 28, 2022|Washington Post
The Vela 3 and 4 satellites observed brief flashes of high-energy photons, or gamma rays, that appeared to be coming from space.Brighter Than a Billion Billion Suns: Gamma-Ray Bursts Continue to Surprise|Jonathan O'Callaghan|June 30, 2021|Quanta Magazine
Either way, it’s considerably larger than the Vela supernova remnant, which is about 100 light-years wide.A gargantuan supernova remnant looks 40 times as big as the full moon|Ken Croswell|March 17, 2021|Science News
Vela is not an employee of the hospital, but he was told vaccine doses were available if he wanted one.Rio Grande Hospital Workers Turned Down the Vaccine. A Senator and a Sheriff’s Deputy Lined Up Instead.|by Vianna Davila, ProPublica, and Karen Brooks Harper, The Texas Tribune|December 21, 2020|ProPublica
Smith is running against incumbent Democrat Filemon Vela, who destroyed his opponent in 2012 with 62 percent of the vote.Republican Thinks Obama’s Mental Illness Caused Border Crisis|Gideon Resnick|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The roof of the fourth ventricle widens out very much and remains largely epithelial as the superior and inferior medullary vela.
The Redonda and Alta Vela phosphates consist chiefly of phosphate of alumina.Manures and the principles of manuring|Charles Morton Aikman
De la Torre, therefore, requested the father guardian to converse on the subject with Vela Nunnez.
At first Vela Nunnez was on his guard, lest it might be a false confidence devised for his ruin.
Leaving these friendly Indians, Ojeda pursued his way along the coast to the westward, until he reached cape de la Vela.