State Election

Some articles on state, state election, election, elections:

Shane Knuth
... Shane Knuth entered the state's parliament as the member for Charters Towers at the 2004 state election by defeating incumbent MP Christine Scott of the Labor Party ... At the 2006 state election, Knuth was re-elected but the redistribution ahead of the 2009 state election combined his district with that of One Nation MP Rosa Lee Long ...
Stephen Baker (Australian Politician)
... faction in his party, he won the seat of Mitcham at the 1982 state election from Democrat MP Heather Southcott, the only single-member lower house seat anywhere ... Baker became Treasurer in the Dean Brown Liberal government after the 1993 state election, but was deposed as deputy leader in favour of Graham Ingerson when John Olsen was successful in a November 1996 ... Baker announced his retirement two months before the 1997 state election, which some interpreted as an act of revenge ...
Mustapha Bin Harun - Political Life
... new party BERJAYA as a dictator who misappropriated huge sums of money from the state's coffers (primarily through timber concessions) to support his lavish lifestyle ... In the 1967 state election, USNO won, and Mustapha became the third Chief Minister of Sabah ... which stated that only 5% of Sabah's oil revenue will be given to the state ...
Members Of The South Australian Legislative Council, 1985–1989
... As half of the Legislative Council's terms expired at each state election, half of these members were elected at the 1982 state election with terms expiring in 1989, while the other half were elected at ... contest the Legislative Assembly seat of Giles at the 1985 state election ... Blevins was not due to face re-election that year, so the new parliament needed to fill a casual vacancy to cover the remaining four years of his term ...
Members Of The Western Australian Legislative Assembly, 1947–1950 - Notes
... 1 Following the 1947 state election a new Cabinet consisting of eight members, including one Member of the Legislative Council, was appointed to the McLarty Ministry ... therefore required to resign and contest ministerial by-elections on 17 April 1947, at which all were returned unopposed ... in the law during the term of Parliament, these were the last ministerial by-elections to be held in Western Australia ...

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    Most of the folktales dealing with the Indians are lurid and romantic. The story of the Indian lovers who were refused permission to wed and committed suicide is common to many places. Local residents point out cliffs where Indian maidens leaped to their death until it would seem that the first duty of all Indian girls was to jump off cliffs.
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