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a person who is appointed to an office or position

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Home-state senators are entitled to lobby against confirmation, but they cant deny a nominee a hearing for political or ideological reasons.
Secretary Women Development Department or his nominee not below the rank of BPS-19, Secretary Minorities Affairs Department or his nominee not below the rank of BPS-19, Secretary Zakat and Ushr Department or his nominee not below the rank of BPS-19 and Secretary Information and Archives Department or his nominee not below the rank of BPS-19 will be its members and the Director, Directorate of Human Rights, Government of Sindh will be member/ Secretary of the Task Force.
Karzai has still to announce five more nominees to have a functioning cabinet, including choices for the ministries of Public Health and Water and Energy, whose former nominee, Ismael Khan, Karzai's key ally, failed to get the lower house's approval.
Stone became the first Supreme Court nominee to appear in person and testify at his confirmation hearings.
2) A nominee was considered to have been mentioned publicly if that person's name (or description, if the description was sufficiently specific to make it clear to whom the president was referring) was discussed in the context of his or her appointment to the court of appeals.
DeGeneres noted the circuitous route some of the nominees took to arrive at the Kodak Theatre Sunday night.
The conservative American Anglican Council said in a statement it is "deeply disturbed that the list of nominees does not include any candidate who is representative of orthodox Anglicanism.
Nominees for open office positions include: John Boruta, Rhein Chemie, chair-elect; and Terry R.
RAY and COLLATERAL WhiLe two-time nominee Jamie Foxx is on his way to owning Hollywood, we'll always remember his comedic cross-dressing on In Living Color.
The IRS was unable to satisfy the full personal tax assessment against David and filed a lien against Bantu Nebraska citing the corporation as David's nominee or alter ego.
Bush's judicial selections, infuriating Senate Democrats by packing three controversial nominees into a single day's hearing.
On or before August 1 of each year the Nominating/Honors Committee shall have made at least two nominations for each vacancy on the Board and secured the written consent of each nominee to such appointment.
Perhaps the quintessential Clinton nominee is Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer.
In its report, Glass Lewis identified several significant issues that Phoenix stockholders should keep in mind as they cast their votes, including the fact that Phoenix nominee David Dury, who is not an independent director, served on the Company's nominating and governance committee, which Glass Lewis believes should consist entirely of independent directors.
Best new artist nominee Imogen Heap channeled her offbeat, ethereal music into her wacky wood-nymph ensemble, pairing a houseplant hat with a ruffled Can-Can skirt and some "Factory Girl"-style white boots.