Political Office Holders

Parent Category: Politics and Government
This category is devoted to the world's political office holders. These include presidents, prime ministers and opposition leaders, both past and present.
He was a shoe shine boy, street vendor, and factory worker thatbecame a union president. Then he became president of Brazil.
Yes, a Speaker is an elected Congressman (or Congresswoman) who isthen chosen by the House majority party. There are several caseswhere the sitting Speaker failed to be re-elected in their homedistrict, and could not remain Speaker once their term expired.
Rick Perry is much shorter and stands accused ofbeing a felon. As a governor, he wields little power as compared tothe Presidency of the United States of America.
Became prime minister of South Africa
All congressmen and congresswomen have a two year term.
Yes, apparently he is in a Military Hospital in Cairo with ongoinghealth issues.
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Even if she has one, there is probably an army of personal assistants that check it. If you want to reach her, I suggest sending a letter. In general, if you want to contact high-profile people, the best method that I've had success with is sending a letter in some sort of Hallmark card because then...
This question is oddly phrased so cannot properly be answered. Youtalk to people by going up to them and introducing yourself. Youchange the 'limits' -- I assume you mean term limits -- forsenators by amending the Constitution. Lots of luck with that.
No one. I've researched everywhere. It seems like we don't haveone. As of now, a vice president is second in rank of the U.S.
As of 2013, I believe it is somewhere around $174,000 per year.
If you meant their representatives, senators, & governor, herethey are. . Their governor is Susana Martinez . Their senators are Tom Udall & Martin Heinrich . Their house representatives are Michelle Lujan Grisham, StevePearce, & Ben R. Lujan. Hope this is helpful.
Don't you mean, "who is Sarah Palin?" She's the former governor ofAlaska who was chosen to be John McCain's vice-presidential runningmate in the 2008 Presidential campaign. Sarah Palin is FIT!
His dream was : "I dream of an Africa which is in peacewith itself"
i think its his son because he did have 1.
He was an important figure in ending South African Apartheid.
Tarja Halonen was born on December 24, 1943.
This depends on the country or organization. See related questions or re-ask your question. US: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States serving from to 1945 April 12 when he died of a brain tumor. Roosevelt was re-elected in 1936. He was...
Two. Angus King (since 2012) from Maine and Bernie Sanders (since 2007)from Vermont. Both caucus with the Democrats.
Seven: Thomas Pelham-Holles, Henry Pelham, James Waldegrave (though only for five days), Charles Watson-Wentworth, Augustus Henry Fitzroy, William Cavendish-Bentinck and John Russell.
In September 1969, a small group of junior military officers led byGaddafi staged a bloodless coup against King Idris while hewas in Turkey for medical treatment. His nephew, the Crown PrinceSayyid Hasan ar-Rida al-Mahdi as-Sanussi, had been formally deposedby the revolutionary army officers and...
James Buchanan (Democrat) was the 15th President of the US, elected in 1857 - he defeated John Fremont in the general election. By the way, Mr Buchanan was the only US president who never married.
Richard Burr and Thom Tillis House has: 10R, 3D
Rolihlahla Mandela was born into the Madiba clan in the village ofMvezo , Transkei, on 18 July 1918. His mother was Nonqaphi Nosekeniand his father was Nkosi Mphakanyiswa Gadla Mandela ,principal counsellor to the Acting King of the Thembu people,Jongintaba Dalindyebo..
I am not an expert, but I think they are called committees .
Doubtful,there are usually laws preventing politicians being heldliable for parliamentary acts carried out lawfully.
It's called the Lieutenant Governor. They are next in line, Ibelieve.
2, every state has 2 Senators and a proportional amount ofRepresentatives in relation to the States population.
To represent the thoughts of all types of people and to make the constitution.
Yes, the same as how the president may veto a bill.
Like most State governors the term for a Virginia Governor is 4 years.
There is no getting around the fact that members of the majorityparty typically decide the most crucial questions presented toCongress. Furthermore, members of the majority party also primarilycontrol what will be considered by their chambers on a daily basis.In the end, the fact that a member can...
Jefferson was elected but irregular if not illegal means
for the Philippines? Ms. Carmencita M. Abaquin
She died of complications from pneumonia on January 17, 1996.
There are Mayors in England but they have very few duties. The mostfamous (or infamous) Mayor in England is the Mayor of London, BorisJohnson.
\nCurrent Office: U.S. House\nCurrent District: 16\nFirst Elected: 11/07/2006\nLast Elected: 11/07/2006\nNext Election: 2008\nParty: Democratic
Tim Mahoney used to represent Florida's 16th district in the U.S.House of Representatives, but is no longer a member of congress.Mahoney's term ended on January 3, 2009.
Yes, in 2006, Jerry Brown was elected to be the Attorney General of California for the term of 2007 January 9 to 2011 January 3.
Margaret Thatcher's biggest change was in attitude. BaronessThatcher took the U.K from a 'this will do attitude' to a 'can doforce'. I did not agree with all her politics. In fact I was on theMiners picket line at Didcot Power Station and took part inprotests. However, she was right to want to...
Owen Paterson (2010-2012) Theresa Villiers (2012-current day)
Hamid Karzai was President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistanin 2009. Hamid Karzai was officially elected and sworn in as the Presidentof Afghanistan on 2004 December 7. He was re-elected as Presidenton the 2009 August election. In 2001, after the collapse of the Taliban government due to theUS...
János Áder is the president of Hungary.
Mostly no. . Hillary Clinton took a middle of the road approach, being in favour of existing law with Roe V. Wade, and in favour of limitations on late term aborti0ns, presumably in the 3rd trimester. .
Yes, she is pro-choice. Hillary Clinton has stated that she supports the legal decision ofRoe v. Wade, allowing for legal abortions, but also allowing forlegal restrictions on abortions beyond a certain time period, aslong as the life of the mother and instances of rape are alsoconsidered. (Meet the...
Yes, John McCain supports the death penalty.
The current Prime Minister living at 10 Downing Street is Gordon Brown. The current PM, from May 11 2010, is David Cameron.
It is possible, but not likely. He has not yet been indicted, or charged, with any crimes. There appears to be evidence of several potential charges, but the prosecutor has yet to determine whether or not those charges will be brought. While there is a chance he could be charged with multiple...
Yes, anyone born in the US is a Us citizen regardless of the parents status. (excluding a very small group of people, primarily official diplomats and those with diplomatic immunity)
In 2014, Michelle Obama's occupation is First Lady of the UnitedStates. Before that, she was an attorney who worked organizingcommunities.
There were four main reasons: . Treaty of Versailles - This peace agreement held Germany responsible for WW1. . Land - Germany had to give back all of the land that they had won in WW1 and it was made into smaller countries. Germans did not like this because they did not want to live in other...
Fact, Stephen Harper has done enough damage to this country.
nelson mandela and evelyn mase had 3 children together . and in total nelson mandela has 6 children and 20 grand children.
The Senate is the only chamber of the Legislative Branch that can check the President's power to appoint federal judges. The President's nomination is completed with the "advice and consent" of the Senate, which can vote to reject the nomination. The President would then have to nominate a new...
A monarchy is headed by a king or queen (or both) and a republic isheaded by a president. The United Kingdom of Great Britain andNorthern Ireland - to give the country its full name - is aParliamentary Democracy and also a Constitutional Monarchy.
Mr Clark's government was defeated in a vote of "non confidence" in Canada's House of Commons. His party was defeated at the polls in the ensuing general election.
How many us reps are republican?
One of her failures was allowing the boyars to increase their stranglehold on Russian peasants. She took firm action to repress the peasants when they revolted against the harsh conditions of serfdom. As a result, conditions grew worse for the peasants, and even more were forced into serfdom. The...
it is made up of three branches - the legislative branch - the executive branch - the judicial branch
A+ He served one four-year term as President of the United States.
In Johannesburg, a few km away from the city
When the office of prime minister of Canada becomes vacant (which usually happens through resignation but could occur through death or, in rare cases, by the Crown taking the initiative to remove the prime minister from office), the Crown calls upon someone who appears to have the confidence of the...
No, they had no prior experience in democracy and no established leaders with the possible exception of Maximo Gomez in Cuba.
Nelson Mandela has six children in total.. Their names are:. Thembi, Mkgatho, Zeni, Zindzi and he has two duaghters both of which are called Makaziwe.
Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto died on April 4, 1979.
Yes, mostly that is the most positive choice. But they sometimes swich places to do that.
With personal and legal means first (being a lawyer), then also political (member of ANC), military (armed wing of ANC) and diplomatic tools helped him to fight this system, together with the aid of millions of other people in South Africa and the rest of the world. He allowed the world to use him...
A few examples of delegated powers include regulating laws ofimmigration, declaring war, printing money, and creating lowercourts. These powers are delegated across the government, meaningthat no one person or body is responsible for all of these things.Some of these, like declaring war, are...
Way too many, imho. There are no term limits for members of the U. S. Congress.
Raul Grijalva represents the 7th district of Arizona, which includes Nogales. (2008) From his website: District 7 is the second largest Congressional district in Arizona. Out of the 435 Congressional districts, it is the 26th largest in land area, covering 22,872 square miles. The southern...
Asif Ali Zardari
Dr. Upinderjit Kaur Mr Sewa Singh Sekhwan is the education minister of Punjab in 2011.
Hillary graduated at the bottom of her class.
In most cases the governor can not be removed, without it theengine runs wide open and theres no way to slow it down. There areother cases where it is just a limiter on throttle travel, andthose can be adjusted to give you some more throttle.
The whole of Feudalism was based on one simple principle - "protection for loyalty."
They held the Constitutional Convention in order to discuss observable problems and possible solution.