elected representative

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In a democracy, the qualification of any elected representative is the combined qualifications of the electorate, including those who vote for other candidates or decide against exercising their franchise.
As the planning continues, you also notice that many of the voters to be called for support happen to have the same last name as the local elected representative.
As an elected representative for Liverpool, I opposed the Port Services Directive because it was a badly-drafted piece of EU law which did not tackle the issues that it set out to resolve.
'Mazlan as an elected representative and also a Bersatu leader cannot arbitrarily use his position to request that the premises sealed on July 11 in Kampung Pasir Puteh be allowed to operate again,' he said.
The organization hosted a program in very costly hotel of Karachi for issuance of study report and elected representatives of Badin including Provincial Minister were also invited in the program, while SPO did not invite MPA Hasnain Mirza, elected representative of the area where the organization is working.
He informed that Britain was successfully following this method where an elected representative can be held accountable in case people collectively move a petition and acquire over a lakh signatures in their support.
The secretariat officials pointed out that it was not the first time that an elected representative has submitted an application for a ' weird' claim.
I thought I knew, but realise now that with the new forms of government the elected representative is not expected to battle and argue on the grounds of policy needs of the people.
Taking the hankering of the political class for the trappings of power to ridiculous levels, the state government has directed officers to stand up as a mark of respect whenever an elected representative comes to meet them.
He said every elected representative in the state including non-Muslims have allocation at the state legislative level to carry out welfare activities for the people in the form of food contribution, money or other assistance and it does not involve the use of zakat for the purpose.
HAFIZABAD -- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Saturday that calling elected representative mafia, thieves and dacoits in the court of law is not acceptable under any circumstances.
The elected representative who talks against the judiciary should be punished, he added.