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the office of governor

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They lost control of the country nearly two centuries later, in 2005, when the FA began the first of its three consecutive presidencies and also managed to capture a few departmental governorships (NotiSur, March 4, 2005, and May 20, 2005).
Political parties campaign for the Presidential and National Assembly elections will begin on November 16 2014 while that of the Governorship and State House of Assembly elections will start on November 30.
He said that statement made by Mian Muhammad Soomra about his line up for governorship is baseless as nobody initiated discussion regarding his appointment on the key post.
Murray's perspective it also makes sense: Higher pay, a shorter commute, presumably lower stress, and his January decision not to pursue the governorship make this a timely and bright opportunity, and clearly such factors figure prominently in this career calculation.
According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, which tracks party representation in the country's 50 state governments, Democrats now control all three bases of power--the governorship and both houses of the state legislature--in 14 states and Republicans in 23, with only 12 states sharing power.
Also on Monday Hayel presided over a meeting with all the governorship employees.
The state governorship races, which began Tuesday, are the final stage in elections which have seen some of the country's worst political violence in years.
The state governorship races, which began on Tuesday, are the final stage in elections which have seen some of the country's worst political violence in years.
Better and more eligible people than me are waiting for the governorship," Aitzaz said.
Prior to this election, there are 8 states that have a Republican trifecta - meaning one-party control of the governorship, state senate, and state house -- and 16 states with a Democratic trifecta.
Seven senior SPLM officials have declared their independent candidacy for governorship in their seven states - out of the ten South Sudan states.
The article by Jideofor Adibe on "Why Nigeria's PDP picked Soludo" for the Anambra State governorship ticket is a well-argued piece (NA, Nov).
ESKISEHIR, Nov 16, 2009 (TUR) -- The Governorship of central Anatolian province of Eskisehir decided Monday to close all schools and educational institutions for a week after high number of flu cases within the province.
Ishihara rejected the argument that the election outcome was a vote of no-confidence against his governorship.
It is modelled on systems already in place in US states, including California, where Arnold Schwarzenegger won the governorship in a 2003 ballot triggered by a petition demanding the recall of Gray Davis.