Sentence Examples


  • This council elects by an absolute majority of votes.
  • Each of the magisterial districts (of which, as has been said, there must be at least three and not more than ten in each county) elects one or two magistrates and constables, and a board of education of three members.
  • The general assembly elects the five judges who compose the high court.
  • Each elects its governor, legislators and provincial functionaries of all classes, without the intervention of the federal government.
  • The Senate elects a president, confirms or rejects the nominations of the governor, and acts as a court of impeachment for the trial of public officers, besides sharing in legislative functions.