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the right or chance to express an opinion or participate in a decision

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a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution

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In fact, it is in the advent of equal voting rights that we start seeing a shortage of female national leaders, with only a few emerging sporadically such as Margaret Thatcher of the United Kingdom.
Sources said that in case of equal voting on bill, Chairman Committee would cast their decisive vote which to oppose the bill as the Chairman of the Committee belongs to ruling party.
He discusses research on voter behavior and how most voters make mistakes; critiques arguments that democracy, equal voting rights, and participation are good and just because of what they express or symbolize; and argues that high-stakes political decisions are unjust, illegitimate, and lacking in authority if they are made incompetently or in bad faith.
Both banks will have equal voting rights in the new combined bank.
The first row indicates a negative correlation of Equal Voting Rights with Supermajority and Options.
Since 2004, a shareholders agreement between Stichting Anheuser-Busch InBev, EPS, EPS Participations, BRC and Rayvax SociA(c)tA(c) d'Investissements has provided for equal voting and control rights of BRC and EPS over Stichting Anheuser-Busch InBev and indirectly, over the Anheuser-Busch InBev shares held by such controlling shareholders.
He's sensational as the ill-fated activist, who plans a march from Selma to Montgomery to secure equal voting rights, amid dangerous racial tensions.
Each has previously served as a business analyst, and a voting member of the Jensen Funds' investment team, alongside portfolio managers Robert Zagunis, Robert McIver and Eric Schoenstein; the seven team members will continue to have equal voting responsibilities within the firm's consensus-based investment process.
TRIUMPHANT true story of Martin Luther King's 1965 campaign for equal voting rights for African Americans.
PESHAWAR -- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Wednesday clarified that equal voting rights to each and every citizen of the country has been enshrined in the Constitution and preventing women from casting votes would be construed as the violation of existing laws.
Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said Government is committed to the Constitution that grants equal voting rights to all and there cannot be any differentiation.
Selma depicts the heat of the civil rights movement, the 1965 fight for equal voting rights.
The story focuses on King's extraordinary campaign to defy police brutality in order to secure equal voting rights for black people.
Pharmaceutical development company Diamyd Medical AB (STO:DIAMB>ST)(Pink Sheets:DMYDY) announced on Monday that its shareholders, representing a majority of the votes in the company, have reached an agreement to distribute the parent company's excess cash to the shareholders and to convert all shares to series B shares with equal voting power.
Europe's proposed Banking Union is the main topic of the interview and Bulgaria's Deputy Prime Minister argues all members must be granted equal voting status to avoid creating distortions in the financial sector.