voting power

See: franchise
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has increased the voting power of his three sons in the company.
The Plan was approved by 98% of the voting power of the votes cast (with each share of Class A entitled to one vote and each share of Class B entitled to ten votes).
shares in World Oil acquired by Rokeba Nominees Pty Ltd, Templefield Pty Ltd and Bisan Limited that represent in excess of 20% of the total voting power in World Oil (Sale Shares) are to be vested for sale by ASIC
45 billion, an adjustment that increased Turkey's voting power from 0.
This, of course, the Court could not abide: "Once the class of voters is chosen and their qualifications specified, we see no constitutional way by which equality of voting power may be evaded.
Once the reforms takes effect, it will result in a shift of more than 6 percent of quota shares to dynamic emerging market and developing countries and more than 6 percent from over-represented to under-represented countries, while protecting the quota shares and voting power of the poorest members.
Summary: WASHINGTON: Global finance leaders face fractious talks this week on how to shift more voting power at the World Bank to emerging economic heavyweights such as China, a prelude to a bigger fight over the IMF.
IMF pledges voting power reform to boost emerging countries' say
ISTANBUL, Oct 5, SPA -- Finance ministers meeting in Turkey say developing countries should get more voting power in the World Bank, reported ap.
Villaraigosa originally hoped to get a bill before the Legislature that would grant the Los Angeles mayor 80 percent voting power on all major decisions, with 27 other cities in the Los Angeles Unified School District sharing the remaining 20 percent.
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He is the "Negro President" because his election and many of his policies were the result of the voting power of the slave-holding South, which could count three-fifths of its slave population in their House of Representative and Electoral College tallies.