coattail


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the loose back flap of a coat that hangs below the waist

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When one adds all gubernatorial races to the analysis, as we do in Figures 1 and 2, (20) backlash against the President's party in state races during a President's term is actually stronger overall than the coattail effect in the presidential election year.
In addition to legislative professionalism, these include such individual/district-level characteristics of legislators as their margin of victory in the previous race, their term length, and the type of district in which they compete, as well as such contextual factors as redistricting, coattail effects from higher level contests, and national economic conditions.
Furthermore, I would really like to see JNPR rally of its own accord, and not on the coattails of CSCO.
They raised and spent about the same money, matched endorsements coattail for coattail, and got an equal amount of publicity.
The drummer for the hugely successful Foo Fighters calls his side project the Coattail Riders, a sly dig at everyone who thinks his band members are merely jumping on Hawkins' Foo- related fame.
Taylor Hawkins & The Coattail Riders, Stereo, Glasgow, June 9 **
Taylor began work on his own album more than a year ago and plans to tour the UK in the spring as Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders.
It's neither kosher nor healthy, which is kind of fitting, considering Hanukkah's rise to prominence on Christmas's coattails.
Raw-edge denim jacket by Mother, $275; CoatTails, 111 W.
The above poll is based on the page C10 report, "Women players ride on men's coattails - Indian Wells CEO", published in the Sport section of Gulf News on March 22.
SIR - Many of the advocates of Wales leaving the EU on the coattails of England have stated that the loss of financial support which we receive from Europe would be made up by the suitable proportion of the money saved from Britain not paying its contribution to the EU.
In Division Four, I fancy Wexford and Louth to come up, with Antrim and Wicklow on their coattails.
The former Cleveland Ballet was a great institution, and I am not in any way trying to replace or ride on the coattails of it," says Guadalupe.
City now find themselves fourth in the Premier League table after spending much of the season on Chelsea's coattails at the summit.
Bilawal's statement came on the coattails of Altaf's announcement to stage a PTIlike sitin for the sake of safeguarding democracy.