sergeant at arms


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Synonyms for sergeant at arms

an officer (as of a legislature or court) who maintains order and executes commands

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If the Senate still cannot achieve a quorum following a motion to compel, warrants would be issued and the Sergeant at Arms would be required to arrest missing senators.
The system had no oversight, however, apart from the Sergeant at Arms, who was an avid checkbouncer himself (31 personal checks worth almost $105,000).
Greg Hanson, Assistant Sergeant at Arms and Chief Information Officer of the US Senate.
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Senate Sergeant at Arms Office (Sergeant at Arms) has awarded a multi-million dollar order for the BlackBerry AtHoc crisis communications software to power the Sergeant at Arms Joint Emergency Mass Notification Systems (JEMNS) over five years.
Other members include community service director Mohammed Al Khaja, club services director Abdulla Al Wedaei, general services director Peter Makepeace, international director Reginald Braggs, vocational service director Sebahat Isik, sergeant at arms Fawaz Al Mannai and president-elect for 2012-2013 Khalid Turk.
She was the past State President and past State Sergeant at Arms of the Polish American Veterans Auxiliary of Massachusetts Incorporated.
The procedure took about 45 minutes and included speeches by Wilson, Assembly Speaker Cruz Bustamante, D-Fresno, the election of five electors to replace absentees and a last-minute search for the ballots, which were produced by a sergeant at arms.
SIGNAL Corporation, a leading information technology and engineering & management services company, today announced it has been awarded a five year contract with an expected value of $100 million through the United States Senate Sergeant At Arms to provide computer help desk support, IT installation and maintenance, and acquisition and inventory for hardware and software for all U.
With the permission of Senator Lacson, I will instruct the sergeant at arms to invite if he's (Faeldon) still willing to testify here,' Gordon said, adding that it would be fair for all witnesses to attend the probe.
Lew Abbey has been named president; Dorothy Leon, vice president of education; Joy Gaylord, vice president of public relations; Tom Reilly, vice president of membership; Sharon Dyer, secretary; Alan Mann, treasurer; and Ken Lowrie, sergeant at arms.
GII) The E-Mail Company, has been awarded a contract for E-Mail Management by the Office of the Sergeant at Arms.
and was escorted directly to the Senate's sergeant at arms office.