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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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Other politicians were deemed trustworthy by less than 5 percent of the respondents.
People of Pakistan are giving concession to each and every politician which is violation of rules of political ethics.
No politician can claim to have support or approval of 100pc of the voters so all those that oppose them engage in name calling.
Moreover, they need to escape some of the corrupt politicians only a short time before, during or after election time when ceremonial lies are even publicly relayed and announced by loudspeakers for all people to hear and wonder about its hypocrisy, and those among poor voters revel and lament in their compulsionsto vote against their own choice and selection inwardly.
Prior to the 2011 vote, Assembly politicians indignantly denied that a Yes vote would lead to more AMs.
During the sit-in, the issue was rigging, and now he [Imran] has Panama as an issue,' said the veteran politician.
I would trust our teachers over any politician any day, anytime.
Tan recounted an experience when a ceremonial ribbon at the turnover ceremony for an unspecified project, which had already been cut, had to be rejoined so that another politician could cut it.
A politician buys vote while a statesman earns vote.
POLLS on this month's presidential elections have focused on who people intend to vote, but a non-governmental organisation (NGO) asked people aged 35 or younger to agree or disagree with mostly disparaging views about politicians.
But now former Home Secretary Jacqui Smith is complaining it is television dramas that make MPs look greedy - and is demanding more shows featuring politicians as HEROES.
At the last stage, a total of 220 respondents, which includes 116 politician (58 from Chamba district and 58 from Una district) and 104 administrators (51 from Chamba and 53 from Una district) were selected.