unsuccessful bid

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  • He retired after one term and an unsuccessful bid for Speaker of the House.
  • He followed that up with an unsuccessful bid for the Commonwealth title in England that same year.
  • Unless otherwise noted, each team folded after their unsuccessful bid to join the NFL.
  • He also made an unsuccessful bid for election to the River East School Board later in the year.
  • After one term, West left the district for an unsuccessful bid to serve as representative of the 18th district.
  • He went to India in an unsuccessful bid to film his stage play Dr Samsi.
  • While in the house he represented Wahkiakum County and made an unsuccessful bid for Congress.
  • She made an unsuccessful bid for a Virginia state Senate seat in late 2009.
  • After his unsuccessful bid for reelection, he resumed his former business pursuits.
  • He then travelled to Cuba in an unsuccessful bid to recover his late wife's estate.
  • He had previously made an unsuccessful bid for the seat in 1973.
  • She also made two unsuccessful bids for U.S. Congress.
  • Therefore he was subject to an unsuccessful bid by Charlton Athletic to obtain his services.
  • He made an unsuccessful bid for a California State Assembly seat in 1938.
  • He would make an unsuccessful bid for Governor again in 1848.
  • He also led their unsuccessful bid four years earlier for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
  • After an unsuccessful bid for probate judge, he abandoned politics altogether.
  • He made unsuccessful bids for the Legislature and for state's attorney.
  • He then made an unsuccessful bid to become mayor of Detroit in 1969.
  • In 1880, he made an unsuccessful bid for a third presidential term.
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