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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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All Canadians who uphold the principles of parliamentary democracy should direct their respective MPs to vote down the draft bill on gay-marriage that the Chretien government has submitted for approval to our overweening judicial masters on the Supreme Court of Canada.
To get moderate Republicans to vote down the NEA, House Speaker Newt Gingrich proposed state block grants, he house voted against the NEA.
Not only did the citizens of Orange County vote down a one-half percent increase in sales tax to avoid repayment of the $1.7 billion its treasurer lost in derivatives speculation, but they also officially designated the ostrich as the county bird.
Akel spokesman Giorgos Loukaides said that the government was to blame but the party would not vote down the budget as Disy's goal was to close CyBC.
Instead he said: "The priority is to vote down this deal, not to allow the damage to take place."
LABOUR is preparing to vote down Theresa May's EU withdrawal deal in Parliament, shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has confirmed.