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Vote

To make a choice along with other parties asked to make the same choice. In business and finance, voting is most often associated with electing directors and setting company policies at the annual meeting of shareholders. In order to be able to vote under these circumstances, one must hold voting stock. The right to vote gives the holder of voting stock a great deal of control over the company. In democratic forms of government, voters elect politicians, who may promote certain business or financial policies as part of their platform. In turn, bodies of elected politicians often vote on proposed policies or programs.
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Harkening to Bachmann's victory last year, Branstad told the Journal, "I don't think candidates will spend the time or money to participate in a straw poll if they don't see any real benefit coming out of it.
He managed only a fifth-place finish in the Iowa Straw Poll and was supported by 3% of Republicans in Gallup's latest trial heat poll.
Ban was the front-runner in all the three straw polls conducted since July.
We address the following questions: whether players vote strategically, whether unanimity rule leads to more incorrect convictions than majority rule, how this varies with group size, and whether the effects of a straw poll are the same as those predicted by Coughlan (2000).
We met our expectations and we won this straw poll the Iowa way - neighbour to neighbour," Mr Bush said in a victory statement immediately after the results were announced.
In October, BLACK ENTERPRISE conducted a straw poll of CBC members and found only one staunch NAFTA supporter: Rep.
The highlight of the conference was the straw poll of 1988presidential hopefuls, for at issue is whether conservatives can unite to anoint an heir to Reagan.
The 12-term Congressman from Texas will visit Kansas on Friday, March 9(th) for a series of town hall meetings and will participate in the Kansas State TEA Party Convention & Presidential Straw Poll.
Bulgariaas nominee for Secretary General of the UN, Irina Bokova, remained 6th after the straw poll of the Security Council on Monday.
The race to become the next UN chief gathers pace on Friday with a second straw poll that could spring surprises and prompt some candidates to end their bid to become the world's top diplomat.
As Hawkeye State Republicans scramble to keep the Iowa Straw Poll relevant, the two White House hopefuls from Texas are keeping their options open - at least publicly.
In a straw poll believed to be the first to survey voter opinion for the Virginia 10th Congressional District race to replace retiring U.