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politician

noun campaigner, candidate, governnental leader, lawgiver, lawmaker, legislator, office seeker, officeholder, officer of state, official, partisan, party memmer, politico, public servant, representative, statesman
See also: demagogue, lawmaker, legislator
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Touted as "the Oscars of political advertising," by Esquire magazine, the Pollie Awards each year bring together campaign consultants from across the political spectrum to celebrate the teams and individuals who have raised the industry bar by producing the most creative, impactful and forward-thinking campaign communications on behalf of their candidates and causes.
DDCA's work on behalf of the National Association of REALTORS, the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS and the Nevada Association of REALTORS earned three gold Pollie Awards, including one for this television ad.
In non-English categories, the firm won Pollies for Local Candidate-Direct Mail, with one silver and one bronze for Spanish entries; and swept County Public Affairs-Newspapers with one silver, one bronze and one honorable mention, with two entries in Spanish and one in Kreyol.