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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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President Rouhani has now up to three months to name a replacement for the ministerial nominees that failed to receive a vote of confidence from the Majlis.
The government does not need a vote of confidence from the parliament," he said.
The departure of the ministers has compounded Ahmadinejad's woes, with some suggestions he might need to seek a new vote of confidence in his present cabinet, even though his new line-up is likely to be announced any time after August 5.
Majority of the lower house members approving the draft code of structure, jobs and authorities of the Independent Election Commission voted for requirement of vote of confidence for the commission members.
A new prime minister is required by the constitution to secure the backing of the lower house of parliament through a vote of confidence.
It's difficult to give a vote of confidence to anybody.
Coun Erica Bayliss, a leader of the campaign, said:"It's great to get such a vote of confidence.
The Senate voted 56-1 and the lower house voted 191-0 to give Musharraf the vote of confidence he sought, but scores of opposition lawmakers staged a walkout.
Any Prime Minister is entitled to a vote of confidence - but that should involve looking at the total record of the Government.
The Mayor has given his vote of confidence to the Corporation through the responsibility of financing the initiatives set forth in his housing plan and has given me his confidence to guide the agency in fulfilling the goals.
IAIN Duncan Smith warned MPs today of the dangers of a fresh leadership contest as he submitted himself to a vote of confidence.
The Palestinian parliament plans to hold a vote of confidence on the Abbas government on Thursday.