state convention

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  • Despite this support, at the state convention he was a dark horse candidate.
  • The night before a State Convention was a new experience for him. Cited from The Ramrodders, by Holman Day
  • She indicated from the start that she would seek a full term at the state convention.
  • He attended almost every Democratic State convention during his political life.
  • He further called for a state convention to decide the issue.
  • For many years he played an active and influential role at the Republican state convention.
  • This committee is chosen every four years at a State Convention.
  • A bill was at once introduced, calling a State convention, and passed. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. I, Apr, 1862, Number IV, by Various
  • He overturned the results of the state convention in a three way primary.
  • He died on the day of his re-nomination by the Republican state convention.
  • Later that fall, a state convention of club members was to be held in Richmond.
  • The State Convention is the highest authority of the party.
  • It was sent by them to State conventions elected by the people. Cited from Our Government: Local, State, & National: Idaho Edn., by James & Sanford
  • Among the five candidates, no one took a majority and the nomination went to the state convention.
  • Legislative agreement having failed, the provisional governor called the old State convention together. Cited from A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, by John G. Nicolay
  • When the State Convention came the feeling was still strong, though somewhat abated. Cited from Autobiography of Seventy Years, Vol. 1-2, by George Hoar
  • This action of the legislature had been approved by the Republican state convention. Cited from Recollections of Forty Years in the House, Senate and Cabinet, Sherman
  • In some states all of the delegates to the national convention are chosen by the state convention. Cited from Studies in Civics, by James T. McCleary
  • The Republican state convention was held three weeks prior to the date fixed for that of their opponents. Cited from Unleavened Bread, by Robert Grant
  • Pennsylvania, which had three times failed Buchanan, now gave him full support in its state convention.
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