commonwealth


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  • noun

Synonyms for commonwealth

the official name of some states in the United States (Massachusetts and Pennsylvania and Virginia and Kentucky) and associated territories (Puerto Rico)

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a world organization of autonomous states that are united in allegiance to a central power but are not subordinate to it or to one another

a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them

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Thomchick began his career at First Commonwealth in 1985 as the Vice President of Planning.
On Nigeria, however, the Commonwealth managed to take more decisive action.
The commonwealth of Virginia's general obligations (GO) are rated 'AAA,' with a Stable Rating Outlook.
Glass stated, "This has been a difficult decision for me because of the long standing affiliation I have had with First Commonwealth, the Board of Directors, the employees and our clients.
For more than 109 years, the employees of Commonwealth Telephone have been committed to providing outstanding customer service.
The Commonwealth is committed to providing citizens, businesses, and all portal visitors with innovative and forward thinking approaches to Web-based information delivery.
The company's stock continues to trail its peer public hotel REITs and Commonwealth continues to dominate management of the company's portfolio.
Trimarchi noted, "We are very pleased to welcome Bob Williams, President and CEO of United National Bancorporation and Steve Grippi, President and CEO of Reliable Financial Corporation and their respective organizations to the First Commonwealth team.
For more information about Commonwealth, visit www.
With the addition of United, First Commonwealth Financial Corporation, is a $2.
The commonwealth, cutting spending significantly and suspending scheduled tax reductions, did not rely as heavily on nonrecurring resources to solve its budget problems as did some other states, but the stabilization fund balance dropped from $1.
On March 25, 1994, First Commonwealth signed a definitive agreement to merge with United National Bancorporation, headquartered in Chambersburg, PA.
The alliance between Eagle and the Butler-controlled Commonwealth Hotels strongly binds the two companies together by generally giving Commonwealth the right of first refusal to operate any hotels that Eagle acquires.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- Commonwealth Savings Bank (Nasdaq: CMSB) and Giant Food Stores, Inc.
OTCBB:CFNA) the parent company for Commonwealth National Bank (Commonwealth), announced increased pre-tax earnings of $251,000 for the three months ended June 30, 2006.
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