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As a result, most of the campaigning is being done via e-mail and Web sites as SAG members whittle down their choices for president, secretary- treasurer and for dozens of board seats on both coasts.
During three rounds, participants rank each other based on criteria including looks, personality, future compatibility and personal values to whittle down the competition.
Bill authors said they tried to whittle down the proposal to exclude areas popular for off-road vehicles and bikers, however Boxer spokesman David Sandretti admits the legislation will still be a tough sell.
The show made its official debut Wednesday, July 9, but the first three episodes feature the audition process, as the "Cupid Girl" and her friends whittle down their list.
After trying several other solutions that did not fit our needs, we selected Perfect for its intelligent negotiation process which allows buyers to whittle down the list of suppliers to those that offer the specific services they seek," stated David Morken, president of Bandwidth.
While these groups could take no formal action, they were a great way to whittle down the issues, bring the most knowledgeable resources to bear on each situation, and maximize opportunities for compromise and problem solving.