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  • 1 body of delegates — index commission (agency), delegation (envoy), deputation (delegation), representation (acting for others) Burton s Le …

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  • 2 Maryland House of Delegates — Maryland General Assembly Type Type …

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  • 3 BOARD OF DELEGATES OF AMERICAN ISRAELITES — BOARD OF DELEGATES OF AMERICAN ISRAELITES, organization representing the first successful attempt at organizing American Jewry in furtherance of the civil and political rights of Jews, at home and abroad. The experiment lasted 20 years, after… …

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  • 4 List of delegates to the Continental Congress — The Continental Congress was a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies that became the governing body of the United States during the American Revolution. The Biographical Directory of the United States Congress lists 343 men who… …

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  • 5 Virginia House of Delegates — minority caucus chair, and the chairs of the several committees of the House. Through the House of Burgesses, the Virginia House of Delegates is considered the oldest continuous legislative body in the New World. The House has met in Virginia s… …

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  • 6 House of Delegates — The House of Delegates is the name given to the lower house of the legislature in three U.S. states ndash; Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. The governing body of several professional organizations, particularly medical ones such as the… …

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  • 7 house of delegates — When used in connection with the American Bar Association, the House of Delegates is the body in which is vested the control and administration of the ABA. See ABA Constitution, Art. VI …

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  • 8 house of delegates — When used in connection with the American Bar Association, the House of Delegates is the body in which is vested the control and administration of the ABA. See ABA Constitution, Art. VI …

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  • 9 delegation — del·e·ga·tion /ˌde li gā shən/ n 1: the act of delegating 2: a group of persons chosen to represent others Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 10 Woodrow Wilson: The League of Nations — ▪ Primary Source              The agreements arrived at during the Versailles Peace Conference of 1919 dealt, among other things, with territorial adjustments, colonial claims, war reparations, and arms control. President Wilson, who headed the… …

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  • 11 Anglican Church in North America — Not to be confused with Anglican Church in America. Anglican Church in North America Classification Anglican Orientation both Evangelical and Anglo Catholic orientations …

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  • 12 Inclusive Democracy — The theoretical project of Inclusive Democracy (ID; as distinguished from the political project which is part of the democratic and autonomy traditions) emerged from the work of political philosopher, former academic and activist Takis Fotopoulos …

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  • 13 Continental Congress — Amer. Hist. either of two legislative congresses during and after the Revolutionary War. The first was in session from September 5 to October 26, 1774, to petition the British government for a redress of grievances. The second existed from May 10 …

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  • 14 delegation — A sending away; a putting into commission; the assignment of a debt to another; the intrusting another with a general power to act for the good of those who depute him; a body of delegates. The transfer of authority by one person to another. The… …

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  • 15 delegation — A sending away; a putting into commission; the assignment of a debt to another; the intrusting another with a general power to act for the good of those who depute him; a body of delegates. The transfer of authority by one person to another. The… …

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  • 16 Virginia — /veuhr jin yeuh/, n. 1. a state in the E United States, on the Atlantic coast: part of the historical South. 5,346,279; 40,815 sq. mi. (105,710 sq. km). Cap.: Richmond. Abbr.: VA (for use with zip code), Va. 2. a town in NE Minnesota. 11,056. 3.… …

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  • 17 commission — com·mis·sion n 1: a formal written authorization to perform various acts and duties a notary s commission 2 a: authority to act for, in behalf of, or in place of another b: a task or matter entrusted to one as the agent for another 3 a: a group… …

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  • 18 deputation — I (delegation) noun agents, body of delegates, body of representatives, commissaries, commission, committee, consulate, delegates, delegation, emissaries, envoys, factors, legati, legatio, legation, mission, plenipotentiaries, proxies,… …

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  • 19 coun|cil — «KOWN suhl», noun. 1. a group of people called together to give advice and to discuss or settle questions: »till their fate is finally determined in a general council of the victorious warriors (J. D. Hunter). SYNONYM(S): conference, meeting,… …

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  • 20 Letters to the inhabitants of Canada — The Letters to the inhabitants of Canada were three letters written by the first and second Continental Congresses to communicate directly with the population of the Province of Quebec, formerly Canada, which had no representative system at the… …

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